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My life with the sociology of education

Whitty, G (2016) 'My life with the sociology of education.' In: Sadovnik, A.R and Coughlin, R.W, eds. Leaders in the sociology of education: intellectual self-portraits. Sense, Rotterdam, pp. 287-300. ISBN 9789463007153

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This book contains eighteen self-portraits written by some of the leading sociologists of education in the world. Representing the United States, the United Kingdom, and Hong Kong, the authors discuss a variety of factors that have affected their lifetime of scholarship, including their childhoods, their education and mentors, the state of the field during their “coming of age,” the institutions where they have worked, the major sociologists during their lifetimes, the political and economic conditions during their lifetimes, and the social and political movements during their lifetimes.

Divisions: Institute for Education
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