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    Constructing identities with young people: making visible cultural norms.


    O'Grady, Grace (2014) Constructing identities with young people: making visible cultural norms. In: Pathways to Innovation and Development in Education. A Collection Of Invited Essays. National University of Ireland Maynooth, pp. 38-47.

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    Abstract

    This paper presents a short introduction to a study I carried out over a three-year period in two Irish secondary schools into identity construction and young people (O’ Grady, 2012). I draw on textual material from that work (vignettes of conversation and creative artefacts) and some of my reading and reflections, to underscore the theme of ethnicity and the need to make it visible in the construction of a white identity.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: Constructing identities; young people; making visible; cultural norms;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Education
    Item ID: 5795
    Depositing User: Grace O'Grady
    Date Deposited: 09 Feb 2015 17:17
    Publisher: National University of Ireland Maynooth
    Refereed: Yes
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