Date of Defense
Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Ralph Chandler, Public Affairs and Administration
Gail Landberg, Women's Studies
The past several decades have brought about an increased awareness among educators of the waning self-esteem of adolescent girls. This paper explores some of the reasons the self-esteem of girls drops so significantly and delves into the ways in which society devalues girls and women.
Brown, Stephanie Janelle, "Adolescent Self-Esteem and the Societal Devaluation of Girls" (1998). Honors Theses. Paper 653.