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ERIC Number: EJ654437
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0141-9072
Social Class and the Secondary School in 1930s Scotland.
Stocks, John
Scottish Educational Review, v34 n1 p26-39 May 2002
During the 1930s, middle-class Scottish children almost always attended college preparatory secondary schools, whether by academic ability, payment of fees, or parent assertiveness. This class-biased system of selection had few critics because it favored the more articulate members of society. Opposition to the selection system was due more to convenience than to principle. (Contains 43 references.) (TD)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Scotland)