Text The Conversation: class in Australia collection

TLF ID M019096

This collection of short articles critically examine the topic of class in Australia, asking whether it exists and examining relationship between class and aspects such as health, where you live, gender, income inequality and others. The articles support student investigations and in-depth studies of issues relevant for secondary school students in the humanities.The articles are written in plain language and authored by experts from universities in Australia and around the world. The collection is regularly updated with new contributions.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This collection provides valuable sources of content on contemporary social issues in civics and citzenship education as it relates to social justice and Australian society.
  • The range of persausive texts provided will also be highly valuable in secondary English classrooms for issues based studies. The authors draw on current research and academic study in the field and present the ideas in a mode appropriate for classroom use.
  • The collection provides valuable sources of content to support the development of the general capabilities of critical and creative thinking, and personal and social capabilities.
Year level

9; 10; 11; 12

Learning area
  • Civics and citizenship
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: The Conversation Media Group
  • Organization: The Conversation Media Group
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://theconversation.com/
  • Publisher
  • Name: The Conversation
  • Organization: The Conversation
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://theconversation.com/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Unknown
Learning Resource Type
  • Text
  • Online
Rights
  • https://theconversation.com/au/topics/class-in-australia