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Police in the hallways : discipline in an urban high school / Kathleen Nolan ; foreword by Paul Willis.

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Author/Creator:
Nolan, Kathleen.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2011
Imprint:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2011.
Format:
  • Book
  • xii, 209 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-202) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction: studying urban school discipline: a Bronx tale
  • How the police took over school discipline: from policies of inclusion to punishment and exclusion
  • Signs of the times: place, culture, and control at urban public high school
  • Instituting the culture of control: disciplinary practices and order maintenance
  • Against the law: student noncompliance and contestation
  • Tensions between educational approaches and discourses of control
  • The underlife: oppositional behavior at urban public high school
  • Living proof: experiences of economic and educational exclusion
  • Conclusion: recommendations for effective urban schooling and sound discipline.
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ISBN:
9780816675524
081667552X
9780816675531
0816675538

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