ERIC Number: EJ419347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Comparing Opportunity. Further Research on Educational Opportunity.
Meijnen, G. Wim, Ed.; Peschar, Jules L., Ed.
International Journal of Educational Research, v15 n1 p1-121 1991
Six papers review international issues in educational opportunity, with emphasis on Europe and Japan. The various contributions provide confirmation that, although the connection between school success and social background continues to resist educational measures, an increase in the average level of education is becoming apparent. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Aspiration, Academic Persistence, Access to Education, Comparative Analysis, Compensatory Education, Cross Cultural Studies, Educational Change, Educational Mobility, Educational Opportunities, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Family Characteristics, Foreign Countries, International Studies, Outcomes of Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: Japan; Netherlands; United States