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  1. Introductory Reading 10 items
    1. Haralambos & Holborn sociology: themes and perspectives - Haralambos, Michael, Holborn, Martin, Chapman, Steve, Moore, Stephen 2013

      Book  chapter on education

    2. The sociology of education: a systematic analysis - Jeanne H. Ballantine, Floyd M. Hammack, Jenny M. Stuber 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    3. The sociology of education: a systematic analysis - Jeanne H. Ballantine, Floyd M. Hammack, Jenny M. Stuber 2017

      Book 

    4. Sociology - Anthony Giddens, Philip W. Sutton 2017

      Book  Chapters 1, 2 & 3

    5. Education: culture, economy, and society - Halsey, A. H. 1997

      Book 

    6. Education and training - Lawson, Tony, Heaton, Tim, Brown, Anne 2010

      Book 

    7. Education and training - Tony Lawson, Tim Heaton, Anne Brown 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  2. Week 1: What is the Sociology of Education? 8 items
    1. Key Readings 1 item
      1. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

        Book  See Chapter 2, See also pgs. 13-20

    2. Further Readings 7 items
      1. Schools and society: a sociological approach to education - Ballantine, Jeanne H., Spade, Joan Z. ie.2011

        Book  See Chapter: Getting started: Understanding education through sociological theory.

      2. A sociology of educating - Meighan, Roland, Harber, Clive, Barton, Len, Siraj-Blatchford, Iram 2007

        Book  See Chapter 1 and 2

      3. The process of schooling: a sociological reader - Hammersley, Martyn, Woods, Peter 1976

        Book  In particular pp 1-3

      4. Introducing social theory | ebook - Pip Jones, Liz Bradbury, Shaun Le Boutillier 2018

        Book  (electronic resource)

      5. Introducing social theory - Pip Jones, Liz Bradbury, Shaun Le Boutillier 2018

        Book 

      6. Get set for sociology - McIntosh, Ian, Punch, Samantha 2005

        Book 

  3. Week 2: Sociological Perspectives: Functionalism 11 items
    1. Key Readings 3 items
      1. Social systems structures & functions - L Barton, S Walker

        Chapter 

      2. The sociology of education - Banks, Olive 1976

        Book  See pgs 4-8

    2. Further Readings 8 items
      1. The coming crisis of western sociology - Gouldner, Alvin W. 1971

        Book 

      2. Social theory and social structure - Merton, Robert K. 1968

        Book 

      3. Durkheim: essays on morals and education - Durkheim, Emile, Pickering, W S F., Sutcliffe, H L. 1979

        Book 

      4. Schools and society: a sociological approach to education 2014

        Book  See Chapter Parsons, T (1959) The school class is not a social system.

  4. Week 3: Sociological perspectives: Conflict Theories 15 items
    1. Key Reading 4 items
      1. The conflict perspective - L Barton, C Harber

        Chapter 

      2. Ain't no makin' it: aspirations and attainment in a low-income neighborhood - MacLeod, Jay 2009

        Book Core See Chapter 2 on social reproduction theories

      3. Ain't no makin' it: aspirations & attainment in a low-income neighborhood - Jay MacLeod c2009 (electronic resource)

        Book Core See Chapter 2 on social reproduction theories

    2. Further Reading 11 items
      1. The hidden curriculum: reproduction in education, a reappraisal - Lynch, Kathleen 1989

        Book  See Chapter 1

      2. Schools and society: a sociological approach to education - Ballantine, Jeanne H., Spade, Joan Z. ie.2011

        Book 

      3. Class, codes and control: Vol 1: Theoretical studies towards a sociology of language - Bernstein, Basil 1974

        Book  See Chapter A socio-linguistic approach to social learning

      4. Class, codes, and control: Volume I: Theoretical studies towards a sociology of language - Basil Bernstein 2003, c1971 (electronic resource)

        Book  See Chapter A socio-linguistic approach to social learning

  5. Week 4: Sociological perspectives: Interaction 7 items
    1. Key Readings 1 item
      1. The Action Perspective - L Barton, S Walker

        Chapter Core

    2. Further Readings 3 items
      1. Labelling Theory & Life Chances - S Walker

        Chapter 

    3. Studies 3 items
      1. Reactions to labelling - D Hargreaves

        Chapter 

  6. Week 5: Bourdieu 12 items
    1. Key reading 2 items
      1. Ain't no makin' it: aspirations and attainment in a low-income neighborhood - MacLeod, Jay 2009

        Book  See chapter 2

    2. Further Reading 10 items
      1. Situating social theory - Tim May 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      2. Situating social theory - May, Tim 1996

        Book 

      3. The significance of classroom coping strategies - A Hargreaves

        Chapter Further

      4. The hidden curriculum: reproduction in education, a reappraisal - Lynch, Kathleen 1989

        Book 

      5. The forms of capital - P Bourdieu

        Chapter Further

  7. Week 6 Independent Study Week 1 item
  8. Week 7: Education and Class 27 items
    1. Key Reading 5 items
      1. Social class - R Meighan, C Harber

        Chapter Core

      2. Schooling & social class - M Wyness

        Chapter Core

      3. Centre for Longitudinal Studies (2001) kohort. Summer newsletter 2001

        Available on Elearn

    2. Further Reading 5 items
      1. Education, class, language and ideology - Bisseret, NoÆelle 1979

        Book  See Chapter 4

      2. Class strategies and the education market: the middle classes and social advantage - Ball, Stephen J., NetLibrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      3. What will it take to end child poverty?: firing on all cylinders - Hirsch, Donald, Joseph Rowntree Foundation 2006

        Book Further

    3. Studies on Class Inequality 17 items
      1. Class, codes and control: Vol 1: Theoretical studies towards a sociology of language - Bernstein, Basil 1974

        Book  See chapter A socio-linguistic approach to social learning

      2. The RoutledgeFalmer reader in the sociology of education - Ball, Stephen J. 2004

        Book  See part 1: Social Class

      3. Class practices: how parents help their children get good jobs - Devine, Fiona 2004

        Book 

      4. Educational failure and working class white children in Britain - Evans, Gillian 2007

        Book 

  9. Week 8: Education and Gender 25 items
    1. Key Reading 4 items
      1. Gender identity - R Meighan, C Harber

        Chapter Core

      2. A sociology of educating - Meighan, Roland, Harber, Clive, Barton, Len, Siraj-Blatchford, Iram 2007

        Book 

      3. Gender in education - J Martin

        Chapter Core

    2. Further Reading 7 items
      1. A feminist critique of education: 15 years of gender education - Skelton, Christine, Francis, Becky 2005

        Book Further

      2. A feminist critique of education: 15 years of gender development - Christine Skelton, Becky Francis 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book Further

      3. Reassessing gender and achievement: questioning contemporary key debates - Francis, Becky, Skelton, Christine 2005

        Book Further

      4. Reassessing gender and achievement: questioning contemporary key debates - Francis, Becky, Skelton, Christine 2005 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      5. Boys, girls and achievement: addressing the classroom issues - Francis, Becky 2000

        Book Further

    3. Studies 14 items
      1. Empirical approaches to sociology: a collection of classic and contemporary readings - Carter, Gregg Lee c2010

        Book  See chapter Socialisation & the product of gender inequality

      2. The RoutledgeFalmer reader in the sociology of education - Ball, Stephen J. 2004

        Book  See part III Gender

      3. Schooling, masculine identities & culture - M Mac an Ghaill

        Chapter 

      4. Gender & educational achievement - C Eden

        Chapter 

      5. A student's guide to education studies - Stephen Ward 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book  Gender & educational achievement - C Eden

      6. Boys and schooling in the early years - Connolly, Paul 2004

        Book 

      7. Boys and schooling in the early years - Paul Connolly 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      8. Not knowing their place: girls' classroom behaviour - B Francis

        Chapter 

  10. Week 9: Education and Ethnicity 19 items
    1. Key Reading 3 items
      1. A sociology of educating - Meighan, Roland, Harber, Clive, Barton, Len, Siraj-Blatchford, Iram 2007

        Book  See Chapter: Siraj-Blatchford, I (2007) Race and Ethnic Identity

      2. An introduction to the study of education - David Matheson 2015

        Book  See Chapter: Stanley, J (2008) Race and Education

      3. An introduction to the study of education - David Matheson 2015 (electronic resource)

        Book  See Chapter: Stanley, J (2008) Race and Education

    2. Further Reading 2 items
      1. Educational inequality: mapping race, class and gender : a synthesis of research evidence - David Gillborn, Heidi Safia Mirza, Ofsted 2000 (electronic resouce)

        Unknown Type 

    3. Studies 14 items
      1. Boys and schooling in the early years - Connolly, Paul 2004

        Book 

      2. Boys and schooling in the early years - Paul Connolly 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      3. The RoutledgeFalmer reader in the sociology of education - Ball, Stephen J. 2004

        Book  See Part III Practices: Life in School

      4. It's not just about black and white, Miss: children's awareness of race - Elton-Chalcraft, Sally 2009

        Book 

  11. Consolidating you understanding of Part 2 8 items
    1. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book  See Chapter 8 for an overview of explanations for educational inequalities

    2. Race and education: policy and politics in Britain - Tomlinson, Sally 2008

      Book