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What are the Key Sociology theorists for Education (AS AQA) watch

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    I have about one bloody million (being a drama queen) and yet we only really need to know the major ones and a couple minor theorists to back them up. Anyone know the key theorists ?? xoxo
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    Functionalism
    * Durkheim
    * Murdoch
    * Parsons
    * Davis and Moore (Education - role allocation)

    Marxism
    * Althusser
    * Engels
    * Paul Willis (Education - 'Learning To Labour')

    Feminism
    * Ann Oakley (Gender Roles)
    * Boulton (Housework)

    New Right
    * Charles Murray
    * Chubb and Moe (Education - private education vs state education in w/c students)
    * 1970s/1980s Thatcher government (I know this isn't a study or key thinker)

    Interactionism
    * Rosenthal and Jacobson (Education - Labelling)
    * Becker (Education - ideal student)
    (as far as I am aware, there isn't a 'key thinker' as such for this theory)
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    (Original post by Over The Rainbow X)
    Functionalism
    * Durkheim
    * Murdoch
    * Parsons
    * Davis and Moore (Education - role allocation)

    Marxism
    * Althusser
    * Engels
    * Paul Willis (Education - 'Learning To Labour')

    Feminism
    * Ann Oakley (Gender Roles)
    * Boulton (Housework)

    New Right
    * Charles Murray
    * Chubb and Moe (Education - private education vs state education in w/c students)
    * 1970s/1980s Thatcher government (I know this isn't a study or key thinker)

    Interactionism
    * Rosenthal and Jacobson (Education - Labelling)
    * Becker (Education - ideal student)
    (as far as I am aware, there isn't a 'key thinker' as such for this theory)
    Thank you!
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    For Interactionism there is a key thinker, its Hargreaves, he is really important in the labelling section, so make sure you mention him =))
    Wish me good Luck,,,,exam tomorrow xx
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    Why is Murdock there? Isn't he concerned with family?
 
 
 
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