Schoolteacher: A Sociological Study / Edition 2

Schoolteacher: A Sociological Study / Edition 2

by Dan C. Lortie
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0226493539

ISBN-13: 9780226493534

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: University of Chicago Press


Upon its initial publication, many reviewers dubbed Dan C. Lortie's Schoolteacher the best social portrait of the profession since Willard Waller's classic The Sociology of Teaching. This new printing of Lortie's classic—including a new preface bringing the author's observations up to date—is an essential view into the world and culture

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Upon its initial publication, many reviewers dubbed Dan C. Lortie's Schoolteacher the best social portrait of the profession since Willard Waller's classic The Sociology of Teaching. This new printing of Lortie's classic—including a new preface bringing the author's observations up to date—is an essential view into the world and culture of a vitally important profession.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226493534
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
308
Sales rank:
969,313
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Preface
Acknowledgements
1. The Hand of History
2. Recruitment and Reaffirmation
3. The Limits of Socialization
4. Career and Work Rewards
5. Perspectives on Purpose
6. Endemic Uncertainties
7. The Logic of Teacher Sentiments
8. Sentiments and Interpersonal Preferences
9. Speculations on Change
Appendix A- Sample Description
Appendix B- The Questions
Notes
References
Index

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