Schooling as a Ritual Performance: Towards a Political Economy of Educational Symbols and Gestures / Edition 3

Schooling as a Ritual Performance: Towards a Political Economy of Educational Symbols and Gestures / Edition 3

by Peter McLaren
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0847691950

ISBN-13: 9780847691951

Pub. Date: 08/12/1999

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

One of the most compelling ethnographies of school ever written, Schooling as a Ritual Performance has over a decade made its mark among educators, sociologists, and those seeking to understand the cultural meaning of classroom practices. Not since Paul Willis' Learning to Labor has an educational ethnography about schooling so pushed the limits of current social

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One of the most compelling ethnographies of school ever written, Schooling as a Ritual Performance has over a decade made its mark among educators, sociologists, and those seeking to understand the cultural meaning of classroom practices. Not since Paul Willis' Learning to Labor has an educational ethnography about schooling so pushed the limits of current social theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847691951
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
08/12/1999
Series:
Culture and Education Series
Edition description:
KDenn
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.76(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to the Third Edition: Ethnographic Research as the Practice of Possibility: Towards a Revolutionary Ethnography Chapter 2 Education as a Cultural System Chapter 3 The Setting Chapter 4 The Structure of Conformity Chapter 5 The Antistructure of Resistance Chapter 6 Making Catholics Chapter 7 Summary, Recommendations, and Reflections Chapter 8 Coda Chapter 9 Afterword

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