Constructing teacher identities how the print media defines and represents teachers and their work

"This book provides a comprehensive and systematic exploration of print media discourses around teachers and their work, using over 86,000 articles published in Australian print media from 1998 to 2017 as a case study. Mockler also draws on print media texts of other countries including the Uni...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Mockler, Nicole
Format: eBook
Published: London Bloomsbury Academic 2022, 2021
Edition:First edition
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Collection: Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Words Matter: An Introduction
  • 1. The Australian Teacher Corpus
  • 2. Changing Media Discourses of Teachers
  • 3. Nuancing Media Discourses of Teachers
  • 4. Voices of Authority in Media Texts about Teachers
  • 5. The Evolution of 'Teacher Quality'
  • 6. Similarities and Differences in Representations Internationally
  • Conclusions
  • References
  • Index