Girls are-- boys-- myths, stereotypes, and gender differences

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Published by WEEA Resource Center, Educational Development Center, Inc., U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Newton, Mass, Washington, DC] .

Written in English

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  • Coeducation -- United States.,
  • Sex differences.

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Other titlesMyths, stereotypes, and gender differences, Math and science for the coed classroom
StatementPatricia B. Campbell, Jennifer N. Storo.
ContributionsStoro, Jennifer N., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17123032M

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