Education and Gypsies/Travellers: ‘contradictions and significant silences’ 1

  title={Education and Gypsies/Travellers: ‘contradictions and significant silences’ 1},
  author={Gwynedd Lloyd and Gillean McCluskey},
  journal={International Journal of Inclusive Education},
  pages={331 - 345}
For centuries there have been strong tensions between Gypsy/Traveller communities and their nation states. Today, discrimination against Gypsies/Travellers in the UK is still so widespread that it has been described as the last ‘respectable’ form of racism. The paper argues that the experiences of Gypsies/Travellers, as they come into contact with the structures of education, reveal a continuing discrimination against one of the most disadvantaged minority ethnic groups in the UK; a… 
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Preface Introduction 1. Field in the Home Counties: Double Vision and Dismantled Identity 2. The Self and Scientism 3. Trading Stereotypes 4. Gypsy Women: models in conflict 5. Fortune-Tellers: Fakes
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