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Handbook of the Sociology of Education in the 21st Century
Language: en
Pages: 597
Authors: Barbara Schneider
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-10 - Publisher: Springer

This handbook unifies access and opportunity, two key concepts of sociology of education, throughout its 25 chapters. It explores today’s populations rarely noticed, such as undocumented students, first generation college students, and LGBTQs; and emphasizing the intersectionality of gender, race, ethnicity and social class. Sociologists often center their work on
Inequality in U.S. Social Policy
Language: en
Pages: 492
Authors: Bryan Warde
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-05 - Publisher: Routledge

In Inequality in US Social Policy: An Historic Analysis, Bryan Warde illuminates the pervasive and powerful role that social inequality based on race and ethnicity, gender, immigration status, sexual orientation, class, and disability plays and has historically played in informing social policy. Using critical race theory and other structural oppression
Educating Inequality
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Robert Samuels
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Politicians and school officials often argue that higher education is the solution to many of our social, and economic problems. Educating Inequality argues that in order to reduce inequality and enhance social mobility, public policies are needed to revamp the financial aid system and increase the number of good jobs.
Teacher Education, Diversity, and Community Engagement in Liberal Arts Colleges
Language: en
Pages: 161
Authors: Lucy W. Mule
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book examines the promise of and issues related to preparing teachers for cultural diversity through community engagement in the liberal arts colleges. The field of teacher education and small liberal arts colleges will find in Teacher Education, Diversity, and Community Engagement in Liberal Arts Colleges an excellent reason to
The SAGE Handbook for Research in Education
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Clifton F. Conrad, Ronald C. Serlin
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-10 - Publisher: SAGE

Serlin stimulates and encourages students, faculty, and educational practitioners to place the pursuit of ideas at the epicenter of their research--from framing meaningful problems to identifying and addressing key challenges to the reporting and dissemination of their findings. As well as supporting readers to place the pursuit of ideas as