Gender and Ethnicity in Schools: Ethnographic Accounts / Edition 1

Gender and Ethnicity in Schools: Ethnographic Accounts / Edition 1

by Martyn Hammersley
     
 

A serious but highly accessible look at recent work on the issues of gender and race. Gender and Ethnicity in Schools raises crucial educational and political issues, paying particular attention to the pupils' experience of school.See more details below

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A serious but highly accessible look at recent work on the issues of gender and race. Gender and Ethnicity in Schools raises crucial educational and political issues, paying particular attention to the pupils' experience of school.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415089685
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/19/1993
Series:
Open University Reader Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

List of figures and tables
Acknowledgements
Introduction1
Pt. IGender
1Gender implications of children's playground culture11
2Sex and the quiet schoolgirl34
3We're back with Gobbo: the re-establishment of gender relations following a school merger49
4Humour as resistance75
5Gender imbalances in the primary classroom: an interactional account95
6An evaluation of a study of gender imbalance in primary classrooms113
Pt. IIEthnicity
7Ethnicity and friendship: the contrast between sociometric research and field work observation in primary school classrooms127
8Beyond the white norm: the use of qualitative methods in the study of black youths' schooling in England145
9Genre, ethnocentricity and bilingualism in the English classroom166
10School processes - an ethnographic study191
11Case not proven: an evaluation of a study of teacher racism216
Index224

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