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Where the boys aren"t

Brian Aaron Jacob

Where the boys aren"t

non-cognitive skills, returns to school and the gender gap in higher education

by Brian Aaron Jacob

  • 52 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Men -- Education (Higher) -- United States.,
  • Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States.,
  • College attendance -- United States.,
  • Labor market -- United States.,
  • Cognitive learning.,
  • Sex differences in education.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrian A. Jacob.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8964, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8964.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22439637M

    A lot of boys aren't too crazy about reading. I grew up with five brothers. I taught elementary school for ten years. I've been writing books for kids for fifteen years. And I've been thinking a lot about why boys might not like reading. Boys often have to read books they don't really like. They don't get to choose what they want to read.   Listen Free to All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto audiobook by George M. Johnson with a 30 Day Free Trial! Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet and iOS and Android devices.

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      Both a primer for teens eager to be allies as well as a reassuring testimony for young queer men of color, All Boys Aren't Blue covers topics such as gender identity, toxic masculinity, brotherhood, family, structural marginalization, consent, and Black joy. Johnson's emotionally frank style of writing will appeal directly to young adults.   The book was helpful for us and is written well for toddlers to understand. Read more. 12 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Brittany A. out of 5 stars Such an easy book to understand for a toddler. Reviewed in the United States on J Verified s:


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