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Education systems and inequalities : international comparisons

Author: Andreas Hadjar
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, 2016. ©2016
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Education systems and inequalities compares different education systems and their impact on creating and sustaining social inequalities.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andreas Hadjar
ISBN: 9781447326106 1447326105
OCLC Number: 952079727
Description: XIII, 353 pagina's : illustraties ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Education systems and educational inequalities ~ Andreas Hadjar and Christiane Gross;Theorising the impact of education systems on educational inequalities ~ Christiane gross, Heinz-Dieter Meyer and Andreas Hadjar;Comparing policies in a globalising world: methodological reflections ~ Susan Robertson and Roger Dale;Education systems and intersectionality ~ Christiane Gross, Anja Gottburgsen and Ann Phoenix;Measuring educational institutional diversity: External differentiation, vocational orientation and standardisation ~ Thijs Bol and Herman G. Van De Werfhorst;Sorting and (much) more: Prior ability, school-effects and the impact of ability tracking on educational inequalities in achievement ~ Hartmut Esser;Data analysis techniques to model the effects of education systems on educational inequalities ~ Christiane Gross;Education systems and inequality based on social origins: The impact of school expansion and design~ Gabriele Ballarino, Fabrizio Bernardi and Nazareno Panichella;Education systems and gender inequalities in educational attainment ~ Andreas Hadjar and Claudia Buchmann;Tracking, schools' entrance requirements and the educational performance of migrant students ~ Jaap Dronkers and Roxanne A. Korthals;From exclusion and segregation to inclusion? Dis/ability and inequalities in the education systems of Germany and Nigeria ~ Julia Biermann and Justin J.W. Powell;Education systems and meritocracy: Social origin, educational and status attainment ~ Andreas Hadjar and Rolf Becker;Education systems and gender inequalities in educational returns ~ Concetta Mendolicchio;Education systems and migrant-specific labour market returns ~ Irena Kogan;Health returns to education and educational systems ~ Johann Carstensen and Monika Jungbauer-Gans;Good and bad education systems: Is there an ideal one? ~ Jutta Allmendinger;Conclusions and summary ~ Christiane Gross and Andreas Hadjar.
Responsibility: edited by Andreas Hadjar and Christiane Gross.


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