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Title Inequality in education : comparative and international perspectives / edited by Donald B. Holsinger & W. James Jacob
Published Hong Kong : Comparative Education Research Centre, University of Hong Kong ; 2008
[Dordrecht] : Springer, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 584 pages) : illustrations
Series CERC studies in comparative education ; 24
CERC studies in comparative education ; 24
Contents Introduction -- Conceptual issues -- Asia -- Europe -- Middle East & North Africa -- North & South America -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- Conclusion
Summary A compilation of conceptual chapters and national case studies that includes a series of methods for measuring education inequalities. It describes global trends on the distribution of formal schooling in national populations. It offers a strategic comparative and international education policy statement on shifts in education inequality
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Educational equalization.
Educational equalization -- Case studies.
Educational equalization -- Government policy.
Educational equalization -- Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Holsinger, Donald B.
Jacob, W. James.
LC no. 2009926286
ISBN 9048126517
9048126525
9789048126514
9789048126521