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Home Is Where the School IsThe Logic of Homeschooling and the Emotional Labor of Mothering

Home Is Where the School Is: The Logic of Homeschooling and the Emotional Labor of Mothering

Jennifer Lois

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814752517
eISBN:
9780814789438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814752517.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Mothers who homeschool their children constantly face judgmental questions about their choices, and yet the homeschooling movement continues to grow with an estimated 1.5 million American children ... More

Homeroom SecuritySchool Discipline in an Age of Fear

Homeroom Security: School Discipline in an Age of Fear

Aaron Kupchik

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748206
eISBN:
9780814749203
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748206.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Police officers, armed security guards, surveillance cameras, and metal detectors are common features of the disturbing new landscape at many of today's high schools. You will also find new and ... More

This Is Our School!Race and Community Resistance to School Reform

This Is Our School!: Race and Community Resistance to School Reform

Hava Rachel Gordon

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479848317
eISBN:
9781479843633
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479848317.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This Is Our School! provides a compelling ethnographic account of the ways various local educational justice movements wrestle with neoliberal education reform in one national hot spot for ... More

The World Is Our ClassroomExtreme Parenting and the Rise of Worldschooling

The World Is Our Classroom: Extreme Parenting and the Rise of Worldschooling

Jennie Germann Molz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479891689
eISBN:
9781479815128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479891689.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This is a book about worldschooling and the families who educate their young children while traveling the world. Adopted primarily by white, middle-class parents from the Global North, worldschooling ... More

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