Class Notes (839,315)
Canada (511,260)
Brock University (12,137)
CHYS 1F90 (374)
Lecture 8

Lecture 8.docx

3 Pages

Child and Youth Studies
Course Code
Rebecca Raby

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
Lecture 8: Racialization and Education Exam: everything from week 6 on is fair gain Terms from all year may be in the exam Week 11/12 -> terms considered to be examinable - Schools both challenge, and contribute to inequality - Culture, ethnicity, and race are distinct and shifting terms - Young people’s lives are shaped by culture, ethnicity and race, sometimes with difficult consent PART A: Schooling A) Schools and equality o Skill development and credentials o Encountering diversity B) Socialization and society o Reproducing culture o Hidden curriculum C) Schools and inequality o Social reproduction theory: Bowles and Gintis (1976) Schooling in Capitalist America  Shattering ideology as schools as equal o Via preparing students for certain kinds of work  E.g. Barman, Jean “Schooled for Inequality: The Education of British Columbia Aboriginal Children”  E.g. military recruiting in US inner city schools o And sorting procedures  E.g. Jenny Oakes (1985) Keeping Track: How Schools Structure Inequality  Remediation -> bad teachers/curriculum , etc. o Lower quality even though it is supposed to help them  E.g. Angela Valenzuela (2009) “Subtractive schooling, caring relations, and social capital in the schooling of US – Mexican youth” Unequal Resources - Exacerbated by inequality and underfunding - Cultural capital o Class is linked to a certain type of being o Habitas – a way of being within that culture, makes it comfortable o How you learn that habitas, and learn to embrace and be successful, what is valuable o The inequality comes into play because most of the institutions reflect middle class values and reward middle class - Schools values are whose values? o For some an easier fit o For some a harder fit PART B: Defining race, culture and ethnicity Culture: the “set of dis
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.