Learning to Labour: How Working Class Kids Get Working Class Jobs

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This book which has now established itself as a classic study of working class boys describes how Paul Willis followed a group of 'lads' as they passed through the last two years of school and into work. The book explains that for 'the lads' it is their own culture which blocks teaching and prevents the realisation of liberal education aims. This culture exposes some of the contradictions within these formal aims and actually supplies the operational criteria by which a future in wage labour is judged. Paul Willis explores ...

Learning to Labour: How Working Class Kids Get Working Class Jobs 2017, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138421844

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Learning to Labour: How Working Class Kids Get Working Class Jobs 1978, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781857421705

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Learning to Labour: How Working Class Kids Get Working Class Jobs 1978, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9780566002274

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Learning to Labour: How Working Class Kids Get Working Class Jobs 1977, Saxon House

ISBN-13: 9780566001505

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