ERIC Number: EJ367630
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
School Sport, Ethnicity and Nationality: Dimensions of Male Youth Culture in an Inner-City School.
Walker, J. C.
Australian Journal of Education, v31 n3 p303-16 Nov 1987
A portion of a five-year ethnographic study on the relationship between youth cultures, attitudes toward school, and the transition from school focuses on the significance of rugby football in the formation of a youth culture hierarchy among ethnic groups. School staff efforts to change the hierarchy by joining it are discussed. (MSE)
Descriptors: Athletics, Ethnic Groups, Ethnocentrism, Ethnography, Extramural Athletics, Football, Foreign Countries, Intercultural Communication, Intergroup Relations, Nationalism, Power Structure, Secondary Education, Secondary School Students, Secondary School Teachers, Social Bias, Teacher Student Relationship, Urban Schools, Youth
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia