Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2019

192 Pages | 3 tables

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719091155

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All in the mix

Race, class and school choice

First Edition

Bridget Byrne and Carla De Tona

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Addresses key debates in education and school choice whilst paying particular attention to the complex ways in which both race and class shape parents' choices
  • Reveals the ways in which parents navigate the emotional and localised nature of school choice
  • Written in an engaging style which involves both complex theorisation and detailed analysis of empirical material which is accessible to students as well as stimulating to other scholars
  • Bridget Byrne, author of White Lives: the interplay of race, class and gender in contemporary London (2006) and Making Citizens: public rituals and personal journeys to citizenship (2014)

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