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Orbis scholae is an academic journal published by Charles University, Prague. It features articles on school education in the wider socio-cultural context. It aims to contribute to our understanding and the development of school education, and to the reflection of teaching practice and educational policy.

ORBIS SCHOLAE, Vol 3 No 1 (2009), 99–120

Sociální a kulturní determinanty a strategie edukace romských žáků

[Social and cultural determinants and strategies of Romany pupils education]

Jiří Němec

DOI: https://doi.org/10.14712/23363177.2018.250
published online: 23. 02. 2018


The research is based on the conclusions of a series of research probes that had been realised by the team of the social pedagogy department in the last years. The author – using the quality research principles and using mostly the method of focus groups and interviews – describes social and cultural determinants that influence the Romany people. The description of the partial determinants was created in the context of the theory of social and cultural reproduction and educational reproduction that is deal with by sociology. The study is finished by an outline of possible strategies for Romany pupils education.

keywords: quality research; focus group; social and cultural determinants of the education; socially handicapped groups of pupils; strategies of Romany pupils education; interview

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ISSN: 1802-4637
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