New Perspectives on Disaffection

New Perspectives on Disaffection

by Leo Hendry, Leo B. Hendry
     
 

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Traditionally, home circumstances or school regimes have been blamed for the worst excesses of pupil disaffection. The authors argue that this simplistic response to a complex problem needs to be re-examined. The book reports the findings of a research programme, based in Aberdeen, which explored the factors leading to pupil disaffection. The views and experiences of…  See more details below

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Traditionally, home circumstances or school regimes have been blamed for the worst excesses of pupil disaffection. The authors argue that this simplistic response to a complex problem needs to be re-examined. The book reports the findings of a research programme, based in Aberdeen, which explored the factors leading to pupil disaffection. The views and experiences of pupils themselves are central to the study. From this, the authors make practical recommendations for policy-makers at all levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780304328741
Publisher:
Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Series:
Oxford Paperbacks Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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