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The children of immigrants at school : a comparative look at integration in the United States and Western Europe

Author: Richard D Alba; Jennifer Holdaway
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Represents a major achievement in the fields of education and immigration studies.

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Genre/Form: Étude comparée (Descripteur de forme)
Livre électronique (Descripteur de forme)
Recueil de contributions (Descripteur de forme)
Ressource Internet (Descripteur de forme)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Alba; Jennifer Holdaway
ISBN: 9780814724354 0814724353
OCLC Number: 884234995
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (x, 340 pages)
Contents: Preface / Richard Alba, Jennifer Holdaway and Josh DeWind --
The integration imperative : introduction / Richard Alba and Jennifer Holdaway --
Educating the children of immigrants in old and new Amsterdam / Maurice Crul, Jennifer Holdaway, Helga de Valk, Norma Fuentes, and Mayida Zaal --
Different systems, similar results : youth of immigrant origin at school in California and Catalonia / Margaret Gibson, Silvia Carrasco, Jordie Pamies, Maribel Ponferrada, and Anne Ros --
Second generation attainment and inequality : primary and secondary effects on educational outcomes in Britain and the U.S. / Mary C. Waters, Anthony Heath, Van C. Tran, and Vikki Boliver --
How similar educational inequalities are constructed in two different systems, France and the U.S. : why they lead to disparate labor-market outcomes / Richard Alba, Roxane Silberman, Dalia Abdel-Hady, Yal Brinbaum, and Amy Lutz --
Promising practices : preparing children of immigrants in New York and Sweden / Carola Suarez-Orozco, Margary Martin, Mikael Alexandersson, L. Janelle Dance, and Johannes Lunneblad --
The children of immigrants at school : conclusions and recommendations / Richard Alba and Jennifer Holdaway --
Bibliography --
Contributors --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by Richard Alba and Jennifer Holdaway.

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