Description - White Middle-Class Identities and Urban Schooling by Diane Reay
This book examines experiences and implications of 'against-the-grain' school choices, where white middle class families choose ordinary and 'low performing' secondary schools for their children. It offers a unique view of identity formation, taking in matters like family history, locality and whiteness.
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(216mm x 140mm x 12mm)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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Author Biography - Diane Reay
Author Diane Reay: Diane Reay is Professor of Education at the University of Cambridge, UK. She has previously published Activating Participation: Parents and Teachers Working Towards Partnership (co-edited with Gill Crozier).