White Middle-Class Identities and Urban Schooling
|Series title:||Identity Studies in the Social Sciences Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Apr 2011|
| Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $35.00|
| Book Description: |
Thisbook 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 offersa unique view of identity formation, taking in matters like family history, locality and whiteness.