Learning to labour: how working class kids get working class jobs

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Gower, 1977 - Youth - 204 pages
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The ethnography was a good look into the types of resistance that teachers see in schools and an interesting glimpse into the lives of school-aged boys. Read full review

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Bad boys in industrial Britian. Are they really free to change their socieonomic status? Using a case study, Willis would argue that, through thier perceptions of the world and the subsequent choices ... Read full review

Contents

Elements of a culture
11
Class and institutional form of a culture
52
Labour power culture class and institution
89
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