Cart
Free Shipping on all orders in Australia
Over 7 million books in stock
We aim to be carbon neutral by 2022
Sociology of Education Today By J. Demaine

Sociology of Education Today by J. Demaine

Condition - Good
$17.49
Only 1 left

Summary

This completely new book brings together important recent work of the most prominent sociologists working in the field of education today, and reaffirms the reputation of sociology of education as an international discipline at the forefront of original research and analysis.

Sociology of Education Today Summary

Sociology of Education Today by J. Demaine

It is almost twenty years since Macmillan published Jack Demaine's Contemporary Theories in the Sociology of Education . This completely new book brings together important recent work of the most prominent sociologists working in the field of education today, and reaffirms the reputation of sociology of education as an international discipline at the forefront of original research and analysis. The book examines a wide range of empirical issues and different theoretical perspectives.

Sociology of Education Today Reviews

'This book stimulates our thoughts and notions about education and society; it compels us to engage fully in the study of educational systems and their impact...' - Contemporary Sociology

'All of these essays are well written...' - Choice

About J. Demaine

MADELEINE ARNOT Fellow of Jesus College and Lecturer in Education, University of Cambridge STEPHEN BALL Professor of Sociology of Education and Director of the Centre for Public Policy Research, King's College London ALASTAIR BONNETT Lecturer in Geography, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne BRUCE CARRINTON Professor of Education, University of Newcastle ROGER DALE Professor of Education and Associate Dean of Arts, University of Auckland LYNN DAVIES Professor of International Education and Director of the Centre for International Education and Research, University of Birmingham JO-ANNE DILLABOUGH Assistant Professor, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto SHARON GEWIRTZ Lecturer in Social Policy, Open University DAVID GILLBORN Head of Policy Studies and Reader in the Sociology of Education, Institute of Education, University of London PETER KELLY Lecturer in Social and Behavioural Studies, University of Queensland JANE KENWAY Professor of Education in the Language and Literary Research Centre, University of South Australia ANOOP NAYAK Lecturer in Social and Cultural Geography, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne SALLY POWER Senior Lecturer in Education Policy Studies, Institute of Education, University of London LARRY SAHA Reader in Sociology, Australian National University GEOFF SHORT Reader in Educational Research, University of Hertfordshire FAY SMITH Research Associate, Department of Education, University of Newcastle RICHARD TOMLIN Director, Centre for Higher Education Research, Newcastle University CHRISTINE SKELTON Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Education, University of Newcastle CAROL VINCENT Senior Lecturer in Policy Studies, Institute of Education, London University GEOFF WHITTY Karl Mannheim Professor of Sociology of Education, Institute of Education, University of London SUE WILLIS Associate Professor and Dean of Education, Murdoch University, Western Australia DEBORAH YOUDELL Research Lecturer in Policy Studies, Institute of Education, University of London

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Research in Sociology of Education Today; J.Demaine Shaping the Sociology of Education Over Half a Century; R.Dale Feminist Sociology of Education: Dynamics, Debates and Directions; J.Dillabough & M.Arnot Rethinking Social Justice: A Conceptual Analysis; S.Gewirtz The New IQism: Intelligence, Ability and the Rationing of Education; D.Gillborn & D.Youdell New Teachers and the Question of Ethnicity: B.Carrington, A.Bonnett, A.Nayak, G.Short, C.Skelton, F.Smith, R.Tomlin & J.Demaine Manufacturing the Global Locality, Customising the School and Designing Young Workers; J.Kenway, P.Kelly & S.Willis Development, Democracy and Deviance in Contemporary Sociology of Education; L.Davies The Sociology of Comparative Education; L.Saha New Class Relations in Education: The Strategies of the 'Fearful' Middle Classes; S.Ball & C.Vincent Missing: A Sociology of Educating the Middle Class; S.Power Vultures and Third Ways: Recovering Mannheim's Legacy for Today; G.Whitty Index

Additional information

GOR003683904
9780333778296
0333778294
Sociology of Education Today by J. Demaine
Used - Good
Paperback
Palgrave Macmillan
2001-03-13
259
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

Customer Reviews - Sociology of Education Today