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EDUCATION- class differences in achievement (external factors)
THREE TYPES OF CAPITAL
Pierre Bourdieu (1984) - argues both cultural and material factors contribute to educational achievement and are interrelated.
Bourdieu - cultural capital refers to knowledge, attitudes, tastes and abilities of the middle class. He sees middle class culture as a type of capital as it gives an advantage to those who possess it.
LIKE Bernstein - argues through socialisation, middle class children acquire the ability to express abstract ideas, develop intellectual interests and an understanding of what the edcation system requires for success…