Why does wearing a yellow bib make us different? A case study of explaining discrimination in a west of Scotland secondary

H. Maitles, E. McKelvie

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This article discusses a case study explaining discrimination in a west of Scotland secondary school. This paper reports on and discusses one Scottish secondary school’s attempts to develop an understanding of discrimination and prejudice with S1 (Year 7 in England) pupils using a simulation based on a truncated version of Jane Elliott’s ‘Blue eyes Brown Eyes’ experiment of the 1960s.
LanguageEnglish
JournalJournal for Critical Education Policy Studies
Volume8
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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  • Scotland
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