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The Resource Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann

Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann

Label
Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school
Title
Endangering prosperity
Title remainder
a global view of the American school
Statement of responsibility
Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Compares the performance of American schools with that of other countries against the background of an increasingly globalizing world, introducing new competition for talent, markets, capital, and opportunity, and shows mixed results for U.S. students and recommends areas where American schools and education should be improved"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanushek, Eric A.
Dewey number
370.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA217.2
LC item number
.H36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peterson, Paul E
  • Woessmann, Ludger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Public schools
  • Education
  • Education
  • Academic achievement
  • Economic development
  • Comparative education
  • Education and globalization
  • Educación
  • Educación
  • Educación
  • Educación comparada
  • Educación y globalización
  • Opinión pública
  • Academic achievement
  • Comparative education
  • Economic development
  • Education
  • Education and globalization
  • Education
  • Education
  • Public schools
  • United States
Label
Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Lawrence H. Summers -- 1. An economic future imperiled -- 2. Human capital and economic prosperity -- 3. A global view of U.S. student proficiency rates -- 4. U.S. advanced performance in global perspective -- 5. Economic benefits of higher performance -- 6. A global view of growth in U.S. achievement -- 7. Substantive concerns and political obstacles -- Appendixes -- A. Methodology for comparing U.S. and international performance -- B. Two measures of reading proficiency
Control code
ocn849740699
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 147 pages
Isbn
9780815703730
Lccn
2013013783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780815703730
  • (OCoLC)849740699
Label
Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Lawrence H. Summers -- 1. An economic future imperiled -- 2. Human capital and economic prosperity -- 3. A global view of U.S. student proficiency rates -- 4. U.S. advanced performance in global perspective -- 5. Economic benefits of higher performance -- 6. A global view of growth in U.S. achievement -- 7. Substantive concerns and political obstacles -- Appendixes -- A. Methodology for comparing U.S. and international performance -- B. Two measures of reading proficiency
Control code
ocn849740699
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 147 pages
Isbn
9780815703730
Lccn
2013013783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780815703730
  • (OCoLC)849740699

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