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Babes in boyland : a personal history of co-education in the Ivy League

Author: Regina Barreca
Publisher: Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Babes in Boyland brings to life a pivotal moment in the history of co-education, offering a frank and observant look at gender and identity at a critical juncture in the author's - and America's - development. It was a time in which hostility to women was still rife (fraternity house banners at Dartmouth read "Better Dead than Co-Ed"), but one that promised equal education to bright young women." "Gina Barreca  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barreca, Regina.
Babes in boyland.
Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England, ©2005
(DLC) 2004024846
(OCoLC)58748584
Named Person: Regina Barreca; Regina Barreca; Regina Barreca
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Regina Barreca
ISBN: 9781611682021 1611682029
OCLC Number: 644323314
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 154 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Title Page; Acknowledgments; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10; 11; 12; 13; 14; 15; 16; 17; 18; 19; 20; 21; 22; 23; 24; 25; 26; 27; 28; 29; 30; 31; 32; 33; 34; 35; 36; 37; 38; 39; 40; 41; 42; 43; 44; 45; 46; 47; 48; 49; 50; 51; 52; 53; 54; 55; 56; 57; 58; 59; 60; 61; 62; 63; 64; 65; 66; 67; 68; 69; 70; 71
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