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1

Bernstein

- working class language is deficient
- working class use restricted code = limited vocabulary and understanding
- middle class use elaborated code = wider vocabulary and more complex sentences

2

Douglas

Working class parents place less value on education

3

Sugarman

Working class subcultures :
- immediate gratification
- Presley time orientation
-fatalism
- collectivism

4

Keddie

Evaluation of cultural deprivation , sees it as victim blaming

5

Howard

Poor diet and health leads to underachievement

6

Wilkinson

The lower the social class the , more likely to find anxiety and hyperactivity

7

Bull

'Costs of free schooling ' working class students cannot always meet the education demands

8

Ridge

Children in poverty take on jobs which negatively affects their educational achievement eg. School work

9

Callender and Jackson

Working class pupils are debt adverse - don't go to uni on fear of the debt it could cause

10

Bourdieu

Middle class children have cultural capital which helps at school eg. Knowledge , attitudes , language

11

Leon Feinstein

Educated parents more likely to use language to change their children to evaluate their understanding