Education and Female Emancipation

The Welsh Experience

W. Gareth Evans

Education and Female Emancipation

W. Gareth Evans

Distributed for University of Wales Press

332 pages | 8 2/5 x 5 7/10
Cloth $45.00 ISBN: 9780708310793 Published August 1990 For sale in North and South America, Australia, and New Zealand only
Review Quotes
Journal of Educational Administration and History

“Evans is well versed in feminist writing on Welsh education . . . his knowledge of the sources is admirably complete . . . There is much new material in this book, which is worthy of consideration by students of Welsh education.” –Journal of Educational Administration and History


“An exceedingly well researched and carefully documented study of the expansion of education for women in Wales.” –Choice

Gender and Education

“This is a useful book and it does the service of introducing some outstanding pioneers of women’s education.” –Gender and Education

History of Education

“Evans’s book manages to be at once trail-blazing, comprehensive and scholarly.” –History of Education


“This book will be a gold mine of raw material for anyone interested in the topic of education in general or of Welsh education in particular, and will no doubt pave the way for future and more analytical works.” –Albion

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