Campus Only Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
© 2013 Willa D. Oddleifson
A critical study of the education reform laws of the 1880s in France; specifically the Ferry laws and the Camille See law. How these laws affected women's education and more broadly, the place of women in French society. The ideologies of universalism and laicite and how they affected women's education, specifically the exclusion of women from French society based on the suppression of difference inherent in universalism.
Oddleifson, Willa D., ""A Facade of Most Exquisite Gallantry": The French Educational Reforms of the Late Nineteenth Century and their Impact on Women's Education" (2013). Scripps Senior Theses. 290.
This thesis is restricted to the Claremont Colleges current faculty, students, and staff.