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Published: 16 February 2018

312 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190650957

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Citizens By Degree

Higher Education Policy and the Changing Gender Dynamics of American Citizenship

Deondra Rose

Studies in Postwar American Political Development

  • Argues that higher education policies paved the way for women to surpass men as the recipients of bachelor's degrees and helped them move toward full, first-class citizenship
  • Explains the progress of American women since 1960
  • Explores the critical nature of federal higher education policy in the American Welfare State