Another way to get a sense of continuities and changes in anthropology of education is to examine various overviews and introductions. (One should also look at introductions to the many collections of papers)

Anthropology and Education Quarterly
Bond, George
  • 1981"Social economic status and educational achievement." Anthropology and Education Quarterly 12: 227-257.
Kimball, Solon
  • 1974 Culture and the educative process: An anthropological perspective. New York: Teachers College Press.
Levinson, Bradley
  • 1999 "Resituating the place of educational discourse in anthropology." American Anthropologist 101: 594-604.
  • 2000 Schooling the symbolic animal. New York: Rowman & Littlefield.
Spindler, George, Louise Spindler
  • 2000 Fifty years of anthropology and education: 1950-2000. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.