Sociology: Education Revision

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  • Created on: 10-06-17 18:02
What are the 2 types of speech codes?
Elaborated code and restricted code
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Which sociologist did a study supporting the idea parents' education affects children's achievement?
Douglas
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What are the three main ways Leon Feinstien believes better educated parents give their children an advantage?
Parenting style, Parents educational behaviours, use of income
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What is a subculture?
a group of people who's attitudes and values differ from those of the mainstream culture
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Which sociologist argues working-class subculture has four key features that act as a barrier on educational achievement?
Barry Sugarman
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What are the four key features Sugarman argues are barriers to educational achievement
Fatalism, Collectivism, Immediate Gratification, Present-time orientation
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What is 'Fatalism' ?
a belief in fate
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What is 'Collectivism' ?
valuing being part of a group more than succeeding as an individual
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What is 'immediate gratification' ?
seeking pleasure now rather than making sacrifices in order to get rewards in future
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What is Compensatory education?
programmes that aim to tackle cultural deprivation
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Give 2 examples of Compensatory education
Education Action Zones, Sure Start
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Which sociologist perceives cultural deprivation as a myth as they see it as ' victim blaming '
Nell Keddie
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What is Material Deprivation?
poverty and a lack of material necessities
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What is the percentage of failing schools located in deprived areas
90%
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What is the fraction of pupils on FSM that achieve 5 or more A*-C grades including English and math
barely 1/3
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What are the 4 main features of material deprivation
Housing, Diet and Health, Financial Support&cost of education, Fear of Debt
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Which sociologists found working-class students were more debt averse
Callender and Jackson
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Roughly how much university students come from w/c backgrounds
30%
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