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Unequal attainments : ethnic educational inequalities in ten Western countries

Unequal attainments : ethnic educational inequalities in ten Western countries

Author: Anthony Francis Heath; Yaël Brinbaum
Publisher: Oxford : British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2014, cop. 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Proceedings of the British Academy, 196

The volume explores the nature and extent of ethnic inequalities in education in ten major western countries. The focus is on differences between ethnic groups and between receiving countries. Are  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [Études diverses]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Francis Heath; Yaël Brinbaum
ISBN: 9780197265741 019726574X
OCLC Number: 895756924
Notes: Numéro de : "Proceedings of the British Academy", n°196.
Description: 1 vol. (x-281 p.) : couv. ill. ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: The Comparative Study of Ethnic Inequalities in Educational Careers ; 2. Ethnic Minorities in Ten Western Countries: Migration Flows, Policies and Institutional Differences ; 3. Ethnic Penalties and Premia at the End of Lower Secondary Education ; 4. Ethnic Differences in Early School-Leaving ; 5. The Choice of Academic and Vocational Tracks in Upper Secondary Education ; 6. Completion of Upper Secondary Education ; 7. University Completion among the Children of Immigrants ; 8. Gender and Ethnic Inequalities across the Educational Career ; 9. Origin and Destination Effects on the Educational Careers of Second-Generation Minorities
Responsibility: edited by Anthony F. Heath and Yaël Brinbaum.
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preeminent in its comprehensiveness and quality ... The book is therefore without doubt destined to become a major standard reference in this field * Anne Hartung, European Sociological Review *

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