Schools And Societies

Author: Steven G. Brint
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804750738
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This book is equally valuable as an introduction to the field for students as it is a refresher for the expert. David P. Baker, Pennsylvania State University"

Schools And Society

Author: Jeanne H. Ballantine
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483323196
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be no justification for schools, even though education fills many other functions in
a society. Knowledge and knowing are basic social elements in all societies. The
first reading in this chapter is a provocative piece by Rob Moore that examines
how sociologists study knowledge. The other two readings in this chapter
examine the social construction of knowledge and how it comes to be taught and
learned in schools. What knowledge is appropriate and what knowledge is
included in ...

Equity In Schools And Society

Author: Njoki Nathani Wane
Publisher: Canadian Scholars’ Press
ISBN: 9781551301679
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This book examines equity issues in school and society, drawing on history, sociology, literature, cultural expressions, films, and theory.

School And Society 5th Edition

Author: Walter Feinberg and Jonas F. Soltis
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 080777121X
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This widely used text has been expanded to include the most important issues in contemporary schooling, including: New end-of-chapter sections for Further Reading.

Bilingualism In Schools And Society

Author: Sarah J. Shin
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315535556
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This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, ...

Assessment Schools And Society

Author: Patricia Broadfoot
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415675367
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This book analyzes the origins of school assessment and of international trends in practice, and explores the ideology of assessment which is now so widely accepted yet rarely questioned.

The School And Society

Author: John Dewey
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1605200921
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In this short volume, Dewey discusses the way in which education is fundamentally tied to a thriving democracy.

Schools And Society

Author: Stanley William Rothstein
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780024039934
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Multidisciplinary, social-psychological and cross-cultural in approach, this work presents a review of the most recent and important social theory and research about modern educational systems, and the social functions of schooling in ...

Faith Schools And Society

Author: Jo Cairns
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441125051
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Schools. and. Society. Purpose. of. the. Chapter. At present it is politicians who
steer the conversation about faith schools and ultimately develop the policies by
which those schools either flourish or fail. Reaction to the present British
government's support for such schools suggests a profound split between those
who intellectually and educationally favour a continued dual education system
and those who perceive the existence of faith schools as socially and
educationally divisive.

Teachers Schools And Society

Author: Myra Sadker
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
ISBN: 9780070577848
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Designed for introductory courses in teacher training, this text covers aspects of American education: the realities of teaching; the operation of schools; the fundamentals underlying teaching and schooling; and the debated issues.