Constructing the geography curriculum

Charles Rawding

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Abstract

This paper intends to look at the development of the subject content of the English Geography National Curriculum (GNC) through the lens of discourse analysis (Fairclough, 2003) to highlight the extent to which curriculum documents incorporate a range of politically or ideologically derived (whether conscious or unconscious) assumptions about geographical knowledge.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMasterclass Geography
EditorsG Butt
PublisherBloomsbury
Pages67-80
ISBN (Print)9781472535719
Publication statusPublished - 29 Jan 2015

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    Rawding, C. (2015). Constructing the geography curriculum. In G. Butt (Ed.), Masterclass Geography (pp. 67-80). Bloomsbury. https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/masterclass-in-geography-education-9781472535719/