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In her hands : the education of Jewish girls in tsarist Russia

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Wayne State University Press, Detroit, p.196 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb LC3585 .R8 A34 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8937328

Keywords:

Jewish day schools--Russia--19th century, Jewish girls--Education--Russia--19th century, Russia--History--1801-1917

Abstract:

Contents: Education in an era of change -- Unintended consequences : the emergence of private schools for Jewish girls -- Enlightened self-interest : teaching Jewish girls in tsarist Russia -- For wisdom is better than pearls : financing Jewish girls' education -- Educating Jewish daughters -- The wisdom of women builds her house : Jewish school girls -- Who can find a woman of valor? Jewish women's education in public discourse -- New birds, new wings : educational developments in the Jewish community -- Conclusion : rediscovering private schools for Jewish girls.

Publication Language:

eng