Education and Youth Today Vol: 20

Loretta Bass
University of Oklahoma, USA

Yasemin Besen-Cassino
Montclair State University, USA


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Product Details
Format:
Hardback
ISBN:
9781786350466
Published:
02 Aug 2016
Publisher:
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Dimensions:
336 pages - 152 x 229 x 20mm
Series:
Sociological Studies of Children and Youth
Education has traditionally been studied from the perspectives of educators, administrators, politicians and parents. However, the central actors of education: young people themselves have been left out of the study of education. This volume focuses on the lived experience of education from the perspectives of the students. It brings together the most recent and cutting edge research on the understanding of education from the perspectives of young people. It tries to understand how young people negotiate their childhoods and education in the context of different educational institutions. In doing so, it unravels layers of inequalities in the understanding of education.
Introduction: Youth and Education in a Rapidly Changing World PART I: INEQUALITIES IN EDUCATION Discrimination-Related Stress and Behavioral Engagement: The Moderating Effect of Positive School Relationships - Lauren Rogers-Sirin, Selcuk R. Sirin and Taveeshi Gupta Ethnoracial Concordance in the Association Between Academic Self-Efficacy and Achievement During Elementary and Middle School - Jacob Hibel, Daphne M. Penn and R. C. Morris Educational Issues and Inequalities: Experiences of Indigenous Canadian Students - Emily Milne PART II: BULLYING You Say Bully, I Say Bullied: School Culture and Definitions of Bullying in Two Elementary Schools - Brent Harger Latino Students in New Destinations: Immigration, Extracurricular Activities, and Bullying Victimization - Brett Lehman “Accountability” or Hyper-Surveillance?: Possibilities and Limitations of a Restorative School Discipline Model to Address Anti-LGBTQ Bullying - Hilary Lustick Assessing the Impact of Emerging Anti-Bullying Legislation on Children and Youth - Alicia Raia-Hawrylak and Christopher Donoghue PART III: LIVED EXPERIENCE OF EDUCATION Over-Tested Generation: Youth and Standardized-State Testing in a Racialized Educational Context - Ana Campos-Holland, Grace Hall and Gina Pol Relational Trust: An Ethnographic Look at Staff and Students’ Relationships in an Afterschool Program - Jessica Lipschultz Do Alternatives Matter: Is the Provision of Disciplinary Alternatives Associated with Lower Levels of Low-Level Suspensions in American High Schools? - E. Christine Baker-Smith and Jessica Lipschultz
Edited by Yasemin Besen-Cassino, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ, USA Loretta E. Bass, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA

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