Teaching Equality? “John Schools,” Gender, and Institutional Reform

@article{Majic2013TeachingE,
  title={Teaching Equality? “John Schools,” Gender, and Institutional Reform},
  author={S. Majic},
  journal={Polity},
  year={2013},
  volume={46},
  pages={5-30}
}
  • S. Majic
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Polity
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