TITLE

Giving Afghan girls a chance

AUTHOR(S)
Whitelaw, Kevin
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/21/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the resumption of education for girls in Afghanistan since the end of Taliban rule, which forbade schooling for girls. How schools are in a state of disrepair and are lacking supplies; Literacy rate in Afghanistan; Impact of Taliban restrictions on female teachers; Mention of secret schools that operated despite Taliban rules; Comments of female teachers and students.
ACCESSION #
5861359

 

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