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D'Arcy, Kathleen Walsh

Overview
Works: 5 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 829 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR8876.2.W65, 823.01089287
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kathleen Walsh D'Arcy
Territories of the voice : contemporary stories by Irish women writers( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short fiction by Irish women writers( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A green and mortal sound : short fiction by Irish women writers by Territories of the voice( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travellers and home education : safe spaces and inequality by Kathleen Walsh D'Arcy( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elective home education (ehe) is a legal alternative to school in England but the statutory requirements for provision are remarkably vague. This book explores the use of ehe by Gypsy and Traveller families. The accounts of their experiences and their views about education spaces reveal the racism and discrimination their children encounter in school, and how Gypsies and Travellers still lose out when they opt for ehe. The voices of Gypsies and Travellers are seldom heard. The stories they tell here give insight into the stereotypical assumptions based on the pejorative portrayals that are peddled in the media and echoed in the mainstream literature, which too often shape the scripts of the education providers. Kate D'Arcy brings the insights offered by the Travellers together with a searching analysis of ehe provision to yield valuable new understandings about inequality in education. Travellers and Home Education is essential reading for teachers and educational managers, students, academics, policy makers and for the Traveller communities. The critical appraisal of race and racism will particularly interest those who are passionate about working towards social justice
Picture and book remain : the Yeats family and the Cuala Press by State Library of Victoria( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Short fiction by Irish women writers
Alternative Names
D'Arcy, Kathleen W.

Walsh D'Arcy, Kathleen

Languages
English (19)

Covers
A green and mortal sound : short fiction by Irish women writers