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Product Description: In this introductory text the authors look closely at widely held assumptions about ‘race’ and schooling in Britain, and evaluate the role of the school in a multi-ethnic society. Focusing on contemporary issues and concerns, they consider such controversial questions as: Is the education system rigged against black pupils? Is ‘tolerance’ really a characteristic of the British? The volume provides a detailed analysis of the Education Reform Act (1988) and the debate surrounding the National Curriculum, and asks whether these new initiatives do truly open the doors of opportunity for all children...read more

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9780415695138 | Routledge, December 8, 2011, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: In this introductory text the authors look closely at widely held assumptions about ‘race’ and schooling in Britain, and evaluate the role of the school in a multi-ethnic society.
9780415038256 | 2 edition (Routledge, November 1, 1990), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: There is no doubt that there are many incidents of racism in British schools, and unfortunately, the evidence can be discredited and marginalized by the media or official reports.

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9780415751124 | Routledge, February 25, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: In this introductory text the authors look closely at widely held assumptions about ‘race’ and schooling in Britain, and evaluate the role of the school in a multi-ethnic society.
9780415038263 | 2 edition (Routledge, November 1, 1990), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Japanese education system is widely praised as a model to be emulated in western countries.

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9780709924982 | Routledge Kegan & Paul, February 1, 1986, cover price $26.00

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9780415751148 | Routledge, February 25, 2014, cover price $54.95 | also contains Racism, Education and the State

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Product Description: The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality. The contributors to this book, however, argue that, far from reducing racial inequality, the education system in the UK systematically generates, maintains and reproduces it...read more
By Barry Troyna (editor)

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9780415695176 | Routledge, December 8, 2011, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality.

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9780415751131 | Reprint edition (Routledge, February 25, 2014), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality.

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9780415695183 | Reprint edition (Routledge, December 8, 2011), cover price $140.00

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9780415751148 | Routledge, February 25, 2014, cover price $54.95 | also contains Racism, Education and the State

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Product Description: The implications of the National Curriculum and national assessment for racial equality in schools have been the subject of much debate, but equally significant is the introduction of school-based management. This pamphlet explores the relationship between local management of schools and racial equality in one Local Education Authority and, specifically, one of its secondary schools...read more

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9781858560625 | Trentham Books Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: The implications of the National Curriculum and national assessment for racial equality in schools have been the subject of much debate, but equally significant is the introduction of school-based management.

Product Description: Offering a comprehensive overview and assessment of the wide range of debates and controversies concerning the politics, theory and practice associated with "race" in education, this volume provides fresh lines of enquiry and aims to inspire a new way of thinking regarding this topic...read more
By Paul Connolly (editor) and Barry Troyna (editor)

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9780335196630, titled "Researching Racism in Education: Politics, Theory and Practice" | Open Univ Pr, February 1, 1998, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Offering a comprehensive overview and assessment of the wide range of debates and controversies concerning the politics, theory and practice associated with "race" in education, this volume provides fresh lines of enquiry and aims to inspire a new way of thinking regarding this topic.

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9780335196623 | Open Univ Pr, December 1, 1997, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: * Is there a place for anti-racist politics in educational research and, if so, what should it consist of?

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Product Description: The methodology researching of educational policy is the subject of this book. It takes a "behind the scenes" look at the conducting, the analysis and the interpretation of research carried out into educational policy issues revolving around the 1988 Education Reform Act...read more
By David Halpin and Barry Troyna (editor)

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9780750703444 | Routledge, November 1, 1994, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: The methodology researching of educational policy is the subject of this book.

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9780750703451 | Routledge, November 1, 1994, cover price $62.95 | About this edition: The methodology researching of educational policy is the subject of this book.

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Product Description: Over the past decade or so, Barry Troyna has been involved actively in research aimed at illuminating the role played by educational policy and provision in the legitimation and reproduction of racial inequalities. In the first part of "Racism and Education: Research Perspectives" he draws on his research into educational policy at both state and institutional level to argue that policy makers and practitioners have avoided getting to grips with one of the central impulses of culturally and ethnically mixed societies: racism...read more

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9780335157792 | Open Univ Pr, June 1, 1993, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Over the past decade or so, Barry Troyna has been involved actively in research aimed at illuminating the role played by educational policy and provision in the legitimation and reproduction of racial inequalities.

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9780335157785 | Open Univ Pr, June 1, 1993, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Over the past decade or so, Barry Troyna has been involved actively in research aimed at illuminating the role played by educational policy and provision in the legitimation and reproduction of racial inequalities.

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Product Description: Both teachers and the general public have traditionally been unwilling to acknowledge that ideas of `race' might play a part in the lives of primary school children. This book, based on extensive interviews with black and white children in their last two years of primary schooling is a fascinating study of how `race' emerges for young children as a plausible explanatory framework for incidents in their everyday lives and as a possible weapon in the perpetual power struggles of the primary school world...read more

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9780415060851 | Routledge, March 1, 1992, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Both teachers and the general public have traditionally been unwilling to acknowledge that ideas of `race' might play a part in the lives of primary school children.

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9780415060868 | Routledge, March 1, 1992, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Both teachers and the general public have traditionally been unwilling to acknowledge that ideas of `race' might play a part in the lives of primary school children.

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Explores the dimensions of race and ethnic relations in the United Kingdom and the United States

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9781850007593 | 2 sub edition (Routledge, March 1, 1990), cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Explores the dimensions of race and ethnic relations in the United Kingdom and the United States

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9781850007609 | 2 edition (Routledge, March 1, 1990), cover price $62.95 | About this edition: Explores the dimensions of race and ethnic relations in the United Kingdom and the United States

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Product Description: The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality. The contributors to this book, however, argue that, far from reducing racial inequality, the education system in the UK systematically generates, maintains and reproduces it...read more

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9780709943167 | Routledge Kegan & Paul, December 1, 1985, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality.

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