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The Sociology of Education

Major Themes

Edited by Stephen J. Ball

Introduction by Stephen J. Ball

Routledge – 2000 – 2,416 pages

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    978-0-415-19812-7
    June 22nd 2000

Description

This outstanding collection contains 100 papers drawn from the broad range of contemporary writing on the sociology of education. Major trends and developments from the 1970s through to the 1990s are represented. The following four volumes offer a comprehensive introduction to, and overview of, the field:

* Theories and Methods

* Inequalities and Oppressions

* Institutions and Processes

* Politics and Policies.

Covering the key points of dispute and areas of controversy within the sociology of education these volumes include papers from many of the leading writers in the field. Presented together, the papers constitute a sophisticated and versatile toolbox of ideas for theory-building and research.

Contents

Volume I: Theories and Methods

Volume II: Inequalities and Oppressions

Volume III: Institutions and Processes

Volume IV: Politics and Policies

Name: The Sociology of Education: Major Themes (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Stephen J. BallIntroduction by Stephen J. Ball. This outstanding collection contains 100 papers drawn from the broad range of contemporary writing on the sociology of education. Major trends and developments from the 1970s through to the 1990s are represented. The following four volumes offer a...
Categories: Education, Sociology of Education, Sociology & Social Policy