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ERIC Number: EJ586792
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-5692
Engendering Social Reproduction: Mothers in the Educational Marketplace.
Reay, Diane
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v19 n2 p195-209 Jun 1998
Highlights the centrality of women to social reproduction through a focus on the sociocultural processes of parental involvement. Argues that, although most mothers help children with school work, only middle-class mothers have resources to shape effectively the curriculum offered. Concludes that the market system of education favors the middle class. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom