Women and education in South Africa: Factors influencing women's educational progress and their

Martineau, Rowena
September 1997
Journal of Negro Education;Fall97, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p383
Academic Journal
Comments on the challenges in creating a system of policies that provides quality education and training for black women in South Africa. Background of the exclusion of black women in creating educational policies by the government; Disccussion of factors that affect the education of women; Possibilities for redress to solve problems faced by South African black women.


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