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Education and the working-class

Paul Yorke

Education and the working-class

Ruskin College, 1899-1909

by Paul Yorke

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Published by Ruskin College in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Oxford
    • Subjects:
    • Ruskin College, Oxford -- History.,
    • Working class -- Education -- England -- Oxford -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 41.

      Statement[by] Paul Yorke.
      SeriesRuskin students" labour history pamphlets ;, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5325.O927 Y67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[3], 41, [1] p. ;
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4490077M
      LC Control Number79319686

        The protagonist, Anthony — whose modest life we trace from the summer of , when he is 14, to the summer of , that almost mythical season of euphoric fraternité during the World Cup Author: Thomas Chatterton Williams. This book provides an in-depth sociological study exploring the subjectivities within the neoliberal ideology of the school environment, in order to expand our understanding of white working-class disengagement with education. The chapters discuss how white working-class boys in three educational sites enact social and learner identities.

      The concept of working class began to take shape in the late 18th century with the beginning of the Industrial Revolution. People were needed to work in factories, mines and agriculture - employment which did not appeal to the upper people from lower social statuses were attracted by the numerous work places available, although the.   Thompson wrote The Making of the English Working Class in late s Halifax, a very different England from the one we live in now, with a manufacturing population still living in its industrial heartlands, and still in touch with its collective traditions. Inspired by his encounters in the West Riding, the young staff tutor in university adult.

      TY - BOOK. T1 - Hard lessons: lives and education of working class women in nineteenth century England. AU - Purvis, June. PY - Y1 - N2 - This highly original study examines the lives and education of working-class women in nineteenth-century by:   Since the s, working-class individuals have made up an increasing proportion of students enrolled in institutions of higher education. At the same time, working-class studies has emerged as a new academic discipline, updating a long tradition of scholarship on labor history and proletarian literature to include discussions of working-class culture, intersections .


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This book provides an inclusive and incisive analysis of the experiences of working-class young people in education. While there is an established literature on education and the working class stretching back decades, comparatively there has been something of a neglect of class-based inequality – with questions of gender, ‘race’ and other forms of identity attracting significant.

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‘Education and the working class’: a conversation with the work of Dennis Marsden and his contribution to the sociology of education. Journal of Educational Administration and History: Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. Cited by: 1.

Building upon Brian Jackson and Dennis Marsden’s classic text Education and the Working Class, a complex study of the working-class experience of social mobility, this book weaves together a number of interconnected strands of thought on education and social justice.

Diane Reay’s analysis spans both the details of individual lives and broader questions of how and why the. Working-class children aren’t born to fail. But we need an approach that will build self belief in every child.

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Such provision would both help to ameliorate the gross inequalities of our society and provide some counter-balance to the increasingly utilitarian and vocational orientation of post-school education. “Working Class to College” exposes an education class divide that is threatening the American Dream of upward social mobility and sowing resentment among those shut out or staggering under crushing debt.

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We welcome relevant comments of words or less. The book foregrounded working-class women’s experiences of studying and working in higher education, challenging the trend to talk about working-class experiences from a middle-class perspective. Twenty years later, little progress has been made in this field.COVID Resources.

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