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  1. Dividing Classes

    How the Middle Class Negotiates and Rationalizes School Advantage

    By Ellen Brantlinger

    In this study of the school system of an Indiana town, Ellen Brantlinger studies educational expectations within segments of the middle class that have fairly high levels of attainment. Building on her findings, she examines the relationship between class structure and educational success. This...

    Published March 21st 2003 by Routledge

  2. The State and the Politics of Knowledge

    By Michael W. Apple

    The State and the Politics of Knowledge extends the insightful arguments Michael Apple provided in Educating the "Right" Way in new and truly international directions. Arguing that schooling is, by definition, political, Apple and his co-authors move beyond a critical analysis to describe numerous...

    Published March 21st 2003 by Routledge

  3. Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses

    By Elizabeth Cramer

    This book presents an integrated approach toward changing attitudes about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) students, faculty, and staff on contemporary college campuses. From Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses you can learn specific classroom techniques for...

    Published March 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Basil Bernstein: Class, Codes and Control

    By Basil Bernstein

    Basil Bernstein rarely had a good press in the forty-odd years in which he presented his developing theories to the public. Early admiration for his sociolinguistic 'discoveries' - of codes which regulate, at a deep-structural level, family beliefs and behaviours and relationships, as well as...

    Published February 20th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Basil Bernstein: Class, Codes and Control

    By Basil Bernstein

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    Basil Bernstein rarely had a good press in the forty-odd years in which he presented his developing theories to the public. Early admiration for his sociolinguistic 'discoveries' - of codes which regulate, at a deep-structural level, family beliefs and behaviours and relationships, as well as...

    Published February 20th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Centering Educational Administration

    Cultivating Meaning, Community, Responsibility

    By Robert J. Starratt

    In this book, Starratt enters the national conversation among educational administration scholars and practitioners about what constitutes the core of their knowledge and practice. In Part I, he develops three main themes--cultivating meaning, community, and moral responsibility--which he then...

    Published February 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Black American Students in An Affluent Suburb

    A Study of Academic Disengagement

    By John U. Ogbu, With the Assist Davis

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    John Ogbu has studied minority education from a comparative perspective for over 30 years. The study reported in this book--jointly sponsored by the community and the school district in Shaker Heights, Ohio--focuses on the academic performance of Black American students. Not only do these students...

    Published January 1st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Education After 9/11

    A Special Issue of educational Studies

    Edited by Rebecca A. Martusewicz

    This special issue is a testimony to the intensity of the events of September 11, 2001 and how they have touched, moved, and shaken everyone, both in ways that people have been struggling to grapple with and ways that they cannot even be aware of. The essays in this special issue include: *an...

    Published January 1st 2003 by Routledge

  9. Children and the Changing Family

    Between Transformation and Negotiation

    Edited by An-Magritt Jensen, Lorna McKee

    This timely and thought-provoking book explores how social and family change are colouring the experience of childhood. The book is centred around three major changes: parental employment, family composition and ideology. The authors demonstrate how children's families are transformed in accordance...

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Class Strategies and the Education Market

    The Middle Classes and Social Advantage

    By Stephen J. Ball

    Class Strategies and the Education Market examines the ways in which the middle classes maintain and improve their social advantages in and through education.Drawing on an extensive series of interviews with parents and children, this book identifies key moments of decision making in the...

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge