Mothers and Education: Inside Out?

Exploring Family-Education Policy and Experience

  • Authors
  • Miriam David
  • Rosalind Edwards
  • Mary Hughes
  • Jane Ribbens
  • Editors
  • Jo Campling

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Mothers and Education: Points of View

    1. Miriam David, Rosalind Edwards, Mary Hughes, Jane Ribbens
      Pages 1-28
  3. Women as Mediators: Mothers and Schools

  4. Wome as Consumers: Mothers and Post-School Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Miriam David, Rosalind Edwards, Mary Hughes, Jane Ribbens
      Pages 205-223
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 224-241

About this book


Examines the various aspects of the relationships between mothers and education at different levels in the education system. In particular, mothers of young children in relation to various educational policies are looked at in interaction with their children's schools and teachers.


education education policy family

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Miriam David, Rosalind Edwards, Mary Hughes and Jane Ribbens 1993
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-56593-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-23006-8
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