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Gender differences in the life course origins of adult functioning and mortality
A high degree of physical functioning is necessary for independently performing the numerous routine and valued tasks of daily life. Poor functioning not only hinders independent living, it can lower the quality of life, ...
The role of religion and gender in shaping STEM education and workforce participation
To many, STEM jobs offer tremendous economic opportunities. However, women and girls move away from STEM at multiple points in the education-to-work pipeline and are underrepresented in STEM employment. Researchers have ...
STEM stories for STEM interest and identity for girls : a classroom-tested framework and prototype
Women and STEM need each other. Women can benefit from stable, well-paying STEM careers. STEM industries can benefit from increased numbers of STEM graduates and more diverse teams. Near-future, STEM-related, ethical ...
Educating the unique child : gender, sexuality, and homeschooling
Homeschooling in the United States has typically been portrayed as the province of fundamentalist Christians, who opt out of public schooling in order to protect their children from the influence of a secular, sexually ...