1st Edition

The Routes of Resistance
Travellers and Second-level Schooling

ISBN 9781138360051
Published November 22, 2020 by Routledge
326 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1997, this study is an attempt to read and critique answers to that question, answers offered in policy and provision, and answers to those answers, in talk and texts, and in classroom performances, an often fraught ‘conversation’ which goes on in spirals.

Table of Contents

1. Academic Literature on Travellers. 2. Schools, Childhood and Travellers. 3. Theory and Methodology. 4. The Discursive Domain of Travellers. 5. Introducing St Donat’s. 6. Classroom Talk and Action. 7. The Classroom Concluded. 8. Teachers’ Interview Talk. 9. The Routes of Resistance. 10. Conclusions and Recommendations.

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M. Kenny