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Title British private schools : research on policy and practice / editor, Geoffrey Walford.
Imprint London ; Portland, OR : Woburn Press, [2003]
©2003

Series Woburn education series, 1462-2076
Woburn education series. 1462-2076
Subject Private schools -- Great Britain.
Private schools -- Government policy -- Great Britain.
Alt Name Walford, Geoffrey.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 226 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chapter Introduction -- part Part I HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES -- chapter 1 From Labour to New Labour: Bridging the Divide between State and Private Schooling / Ted Tapper -- chapter 2 The Trades Union Congress and the Public Schools 1870-1970 -- chapter 3 Planning Enlightenment and Dignity The Girls' Schools 1918-1958 -- chapter 4 Intakes and Examination Results at State and Private Schools / Alice Sullivan -- part Part II PRESENT-DAY PRIVATE SCHOOLS -- chapter 5 Teacher Sickness Absence in Independent Schools / Tony Bowers -- chapter 6 Use and Ornament: Girls in Former Boys' Independent Schools / Pauline Dooley -- chapter 7 Independent Schools and Charitable Status: Legal Meaning, Taxation Advantages, and Potential Removal / David Palfreyman -- chapter 8 Muslim Schools in Britain / Geoffrey Walford -- part Part III SCHOOL AND UNIVERSITY CHOICE -- chapter 9 Parental Choice and Involvement: Private and State Schools / Anne West -- chapter 10 Economic Aspirations, Cultural Replication and Social Dilemmas--Interpreting Parental Choice of British Private Schools / Nick Foskett -- chapter 11 Choice or Chance: The University Challenge--How Schools Reproduce and Produce Social Capital in the Choice Process.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203494741 (electronic bk.)
9780203494745 (electronic bk.)
9786610046195
6610046190
9780713002287
071300228X
9780713040487
0713040483
0713040483 (Paper)
071300228X (cloth)
OCLC # 252881793
Additional Format Print version: British private schools. London ; Portland, OR : Woburn Press, ©2003 (DLC) 2002041477


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