ERIC Number: EJ415963
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
"The Public" in Public Schools: The Social Construction/Constriction of Moral Communities.
Journal of Social Issues, v46 n1 p107-19 Spr 1990
Explores ways in which public schools, which are supposed to be universally accessible moral communities, engage in patterns of systematic exclusion. Presents three case studies of secondary schools in which issues of exclusion of groups of students have arisen concerning ideologies of merit, choice, and tradition. (JS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue with the title, "Moral Exclusion and Injustice."