Understanding Minority Ethnic Achievement: Race, Gender, Class and 'Success'
Providing fresh insights and understandings about educationally ‘successful’ minority ethnic pupils, this book examines the views, identities and educational experiences of those pupils who are undoubtedly ‘achieving’, but who tend to remain ignored within popular concerns about under-achievement.
Combining a broad analysis of minority ethnic pupils’ achievement together with a novel, detailed case study of an educationally ‘successful’ group, the British-Chinese, this book examines a fascinating angle on debates about the reproduction of social inequalities.
In this thought-provoking and highly accessible book, the authors:
This timely and authoritative book contributes to the ongoing debates about levels of achievement among minority ethnic pupils and is an essential book for all researchers, students, education professionals and policy-makers.
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Understanding Minority Ethnic Achievement: Race, Gender, Class and 'success'
Louise Archer,Becky Francis
No preview available - 2007