Ethnic Differences in Education

Kyle Clinch
Flashcards by Kyle Clinch, updated more than 1 year ago
Kyle Clinch
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AS level Sociology Flashcards on Ethnic Differences in Education, created by Kyle Clinch on 02/15/2019.

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Ethno-Centric Curriculum The idea that the national curriculum is geared towards studying white history and ignoring other ethnic histories.
Ethnic Groups People who share a common history, customs and identity, as well as, in most cases, language and religion.
Cultural Deprivation in relation to Black Families Children of low-income black households are often poorly socialised ad lack good intellectual and linguistic skills
Tony Sewell (2009) It is not the absence of fathers as role models that leads to underachievement, the problem is a lack of fatherly nurturing or 'tough love'
The biggest barrier black boys face is... ...peer pressure from other black boys
Gillborn (2008) Institutional racism is the biggest cause of racial inequality in schools
Ruth Lupton (2004) Adult authority in Asian families is tantamount to school authority
Andrew McCulloch (2014) Ethnic minority group students more likely to aspire to go to university than white British pupils
Gillian Evans (2006) Street culture in white working class areas can be brutal so young students in these areas must learn to adapt or mimic this behaviour
Geoffrey Driver (1977) Cultural Deprivation theory ignores positive effects of ethnicity, a single mother black family gives a great role model for the female student
Nell Keddie (1973) Cultural Deprivation Theory is a myth, you cannot be deprived of your own culture
David Mason (2000) 'Discrimination is a continuing and persistent feature of the experience of Britain's citizens of minority ethnic origin'
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