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Bad Boys: Public Schools in the Making of Black Masculinity

Ann Arnett Ferguson - Education - 2001 - 256 pages
How do schools identify African American males as "bad boys"?
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Successful Failure: The School America Builds

Herne Varenne, Ray Mcdermott - Education - 2008 - 256 pages
In this controversial work, Hervé Varenne and Ray McDermott explore education as cultural phenomenon—a construct of artifice and reality we impose upon ourselves. The authors ...
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Literacy and Literacies: Texts, Power, and Identity

James Collins, Richard K. Blot - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 217 pages
The authors present a new account of literacy & its relation to power. They discuss the role of literacies in the formation of class, gender, & ethnic identity & challenge ...
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The Citizen Factory: Schooling and Cultural Production in Bolivia

Aurolyn Luykx - Education - 1999 - 399 pages
It is a vivid ethnographic account of how these students confront the assaults which their professional training wages against their indigenous identity, as they alternately ...
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Masculinities at school

Nancy Lesko - Education - 2000 - 360 pages
Despite the trend toward gender studies in the social sciences, studies of masculinity have been largely absent from educational research. This volume presents a collection of ...
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The Power of Critical Theory for Adult Learning And Teaching

Stephen Brookfield - Adult education - 2007 - 435 pages
This major contribution to the literature on adult education provides adult educators with an accessible overview of critical theory's central ideas.
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Self and School Success: Voices and Lore of Inner-City Students

Edwin William Farrell - Education - 1994 - 173 pages
Data for the book were collected by young people in neighborhood schools who taped unstructured dialogue with successful students. Vignettes, told in the words of the young ...
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The Cultural Production of the Educated Person: Critical Ethnographies of ...

Bradley A. Levinson, Douglas E. Foley, Dorothy C. Holland - Anthropologie et éducation - Cas, Études de - 1996 - 338 pages
Examines the ways in which cultural practices and knowledges are produced in and out of schools around the world.
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