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The Sociology of Education
An Introduction

ISBN 9781138629851
Published September 18, 2018 by Routledge
310 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1972, this book aims to provide an introduction to the teacher, or teacher in training, to society and its relationship to education. Although very much a product of its time rather than an instructive text for teachers in the 21st century, this work will be of interest to those studying the evolution of the study o

Table of Contents

Author’s Preface; 1. The Nature of Sociology 2. The Sociology of Education 3. Society and Culture 4. Social Change and Education 5. The State, Politics and Education 6. The Economy and Education 7. Social Stratification and Education 8. Social Mobility and Education 9. The Family and Education 10. The Self, Society and Education 11. The School and Society 12. The Teacher and his Role 13. The Pupil in the Classroom 14. The Sociology of the Curriculum 15. School, Pupil and Social Pathology 16. Education and Social Philosophy; Index

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