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ERIC Number: EJ592291
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0038-0407
Changes in the Black-White Gap in Achievement Test Scores.
Hedges, Larry V.; Nowell, Amy
Sociology of Education, v72 n2 p111-35 Apr 1999
Examines two questions about the racial gap in achievement-test scores: (1) how much can be attributed to social class differences? and (2) how much has the gap changed in 30 years? Finds that black-white differences are large and are decreasing over time, but that blacks remain under represented in the high scores. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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