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Educational achievement in Japan : lessons for the West

Author: Richard Lynn; Social Affairs Unit.
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan in association with the Social Affairs Unit, 1988.
Series: Studies in social revaluation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Educational standards in Japan are the highest in the world. In this first comprehensive study of these standards Professor Richard Lynn concludes that Japanese teenagers are about two years ahead of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lynn; Social Affairs Unit.
ISBN: 0333445325 9780333445327 0333445317 9780333445310
OCLC Number: 59099901
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 157 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction - Educational Standards in Japan - The Japanese School System - The Intelligence of Japanese Children - Incentives for Educational Achievement in Japan and the West - The Intrinsic Motivation of Japanese School Children - The Contribution of Teachers and Schools to Educational Achievement - Four Lessons for the West - Index
Series Title: Studies in social revaluation.
Responsibility: Richard Lynn.

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