By: Iapce  05/12/2011

Encountering Disaffection

Encountering Disaffection Edited By Luke Monahan & Ned Prendergast Published by iapce. 200 pages

  This publication provides the reader with a unique opportunity to explore disaffection from a variety of perspectives that will prompt reflection on our understanding of the issue at various levels. This book is also a resource to explore a range of responses to the many challenges school communities face in the area of disaffection. The gathering of contributors includes offerings from students, parents, teachers, policy-makers, project leaders and many others. While not attempting to be exhaustive, the book is a most welcome and timely addition not only to our understanding of the issue of disaffection in schools but also to our practical response. The book offers:  A range of insights into student disaffection. An understanding of the wider context of disaffection. An analysis of the causes. Personal reflections of students, teachers and parents. Explorations of a variety of projects in progress across the country 

Cost: €14.95 (€9.50 to iapce members) 

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011