Countering extremism in British schools? : the truth about the Birmingham Trojan Horse affair (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Countering extremism in British schools? : the truth about the Birmingham Trojan Horse affair

Author: John Holmwood; Therese O'Toole
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2018. ©2018
Series: Policy Press shorts., Insights.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 2014 the 'Trojan Horse' affair, an alleged plot to 'Islamify' several state schools in Birmingham, caused a previously highly successful school to be vilified. Holmwood and O'Toole challenge the accepted narrative and show how it was used to justify an intrusive counter extremism agenda.
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Holmwood; Therese O'Toole
ISBN: 9781447344131 1447344138
OCLC Number: 1017098655
Description: viii, 288 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction: A plot to Islamicise schools?Part 1: Context`British values' and community cohesionPrevent: from hearts and minds to muscular liberalismCommunity cohesion, schooling and PreventReligious education, collective worship and publicly funded educationGovernance, school reform and change managementPart 2: The case Introducing the caseEnter OfstedThe Clarke and Kershaw ReportsThe NCTL hearings and their collapseConclusion: Lessons from the Trojan Horse affair
Series Title: Policy Press shorts., Insights.
Responsibility: John Holmwood, Therese O'Toole.

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In 2014 the `Trojan Horse' affair, an alleged plot to `Islamify' several state schools in Birmingham, caused a previously highly successful school to be vilified. Holmwood and O'Toole challenge the  Read more...

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"A compelling alternative analysis of the `Trojan Horse' affair, shining much-needed light on a serious but neglected vector of educational inequality in the UK." Reza Gholami, University of Read more...

 
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