Working With Boys: Key Resources
Barwick, Helena (2004) Young Males: Strengths-based and male-focused approaches. Wellington, New Zealand: Ministry of Youth Development. [URL: http://www.myd.govt.nz/Publications/education/youngmalesstrengthsbasedandmalefoc.aspx]
Clarke, Margaret. (1989). The Great Divide: The Construction of Gender in the Primary School. Canberra: Curriculum Development Centre.
Connell, R.W. (1994). Knowing About Masculinity, Teaching Boys and Men. In Lemaire, Joan. (ed.). (1994). Girls, Boys and Equity: A Practical Resource for Use in Schools. Sydney: NSW Teachers’ Federation Centre for Teaching and Learning.
Douglas, Peter and Lingard, Bob. (1999). Men Engaging Feminisms: Profeminism, Backlashes and Schooling. Buckingham & Philadelphia: Open University Press.
Frosh, Stephen, Ann Phoenix, and Rob Pattman. (2002). Young Masculinities: Understanding Boys in Contemporary Society. Hampshire & New York: Palgrave.
Gilbert, Rod, and Pam Gilbert. (1998). Masculinity Goes to School. St Leonards, NSW: Allen & Unwin
Mac an Ghaill, Mairtin. (1994). The Making of Men: Masculinities, Sexualities and Schooling. Buckingham & Philadelphia: Open University Press.
Martin, Andrew J. (2002). Improving the Educational Outcomes of Boys. Canberra: ACT Department of Education, Youth and Family Services, December. [URL: http://www.decs.act.gov.au/publicat/pdf/Ed_Outcomes_Boys.pdf]
Martino, Wayne and Bob Meyenn. (eds). (2001). What About the Boys? Issues of Masculinity in Schools. Buckingham & Philadelphia: Open University Press.
Martino, Wayne, and Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli. (2003). So What’s a Boy? Addressing Issues of Masculinity and Schooling. Open University Press.
Martino, Wayne, and Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli. (eds) (2001). Boys’ Stuff: Boys Talking About What Matters. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, August.
Mills, Martin. (2001). Challenging Violence in Schools: An Issue of Masculinities. Buckingham & Philadelphia: Open University Press.
Salisbury, Jonathon, and David Jackson. (1996). Challenging Macho Values: Practical Ways of Working With Adolescent Boys. London: Falmer Press
Skelton, Christine. (2001). Schooling the Boys: Masculinities and Primary Education. Buckingham & Philadelphia: Open University Press.
Boys’ education (DEST research reports, Australia)
Boys, Gender and Schooling (Education Queensland)
Gender Education (NSW Dept of Education and Training) - Australia
Boys’ education (Resources, Trinity College)
Education of Boys (Australian Council for Educational Research)
Australian Government’s Success for Boys initiative
Published works on working with boys
Working With Boys
Research and Scholarship
Growing up male
Boys’ education and schooling
Compiled by Michael Flood in October 2006.