Summary: The way race and racial inequality are reproduced in day-to-day interactions in American schools is frequently invisible to even well-intentioned teachers and administrators, argues Lewis (sociology and African American studies, U. of Illinois). She Pierre Bourdieu's notion of social capital as an analytical tool in her ethnographic study of three schools set in urban and suburban contexts. She describes how differing levels of social capital are reproduced by school ...show mores, thereby reproducing social inequality. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 03
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