The British School Film: From Tom Brown to Harry Potter

2016 | ISBN: 1137558865 | English | 269 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Through close textual and contextual analysis of British films spanning a century, this book explores how pupils, teachers and secondary education in general have been represented on the British screen. The author addresses a number of topics including the nature of public (fee-paying) and state schooling; the values of s