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Class warfare : class, race, and college admissions in top-tier secondary schools / Lois Weis, Kristin Cipollone, and Heather Jenkins.

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Author/Creator:
Weis, Lois, author.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Copyright date:
2014
Publication:
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2014.
Copyright notice:
©2014
Format:
  • Book
  • ix, 292 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-276) and index.
Contents:
  • Class, race, and college admissions in a changing US context
  • Schooling in privileged spaces
  • Class practices and the college process in a suburban, public high school: creating distinction around the highly selective college-going self
  • Micromanaging the college admissions process: leaving nothing to chance at Matthews Academy
  • "Outsiders within": relative opportunities for low-income black students in elite private secondary schools
  • Race and class matters
  • Class, race, and postsecondary destinations in new global circumstances
  • Epilogue: details and reflections on theory and methods.
Contributor:
Cipollone, Kristin, author.
Jenkins, Heather, 1972- author.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780226134895
022613489X
9780226134925
022613492X

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