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Educational attainment and society

Nigel C. Kettley

Educational attainment and society

by Nigel C. Kettley

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Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational attainment -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [214]-225) and index.

    StatementNigel Kettley.
    SeriesContinuum studies in education
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 235 p. ;
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19290386M
    ISBN 100826488560
    ISBN 109780826488565

    GWU Graduate School of Education and Human Development Educational Attainment: Understanding the Data—3 I. Introduction The level of educational attainment in the United States is a central focus of public policy. The Obama administration, large national foundations, and other organizations have set near-termFile Size: KB. The Effect of Social Class on Educational Attainment Introduction My intentions in this project are to demonstrate research into the relationship between class and educational attainment. I will include previous studies by well-known sociologists and the outcomes of their research, as well as creating my own research methods.

    As these questions imply, the United States is a credential societyA society in which higher education is seen as evidence of the attainment of the . Book Description. Originally published in This book presents an account of some of the challenges to society involved in multicultural education, together with recent empirical evidence concerning the educational attainments of British pupils of Afro-Caribbean, Asian and British origins. Promising policies and practices are identified.

    ), is another soft skill associated with educational attainment. According to the authors, “Because education develops one's ability to gather and interpret information and to solve problems on many levels, it increases one's potential to control events and outcomes in Size: KB. Adult education level Below upper secondary / Tertiary / Upper secondary, % of year-olds, Source: Education at a glance: Educational attainment and labour-force status. Selected data only .csv) Full indicator data .csv) Below upper secondary / Tertiary / Upper secondary, % of year-olds,


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Sophisticated monograph focussing on attainment at the end of secondary/high school education (and the interface with tertiary education).

Combines re-analysis of secondary literature (including official statistics, institutional histories, interview data) and analysis of qualitative and quantitative primary research using descriptive and inferential statistics, value.

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"This book offers a useful contribution to the debate on educational attainment, recognizing as it does the importance of a multi-dimensional approach to the subject. It also makes good use of a mixed methods approach to research which helps to strengthen the book.

Educational attainment and society. [Nigel C Kettley] -- Sophisticated monograph focussing on attainment at the end of secondary/high school education (and the interface with tertiary education). Combines re-analysis of secondary literature (including. Sophisticated monograph focussing on attainment at the end of secondary/high school education (and the interface with tertiary education).

Combines re-analysis of secondary literature (including official statistics, institutional histories, interview data) and analysis of qualitative and quantitative primary research using descriptive and inferential statistics, value. "On the Edge of Commitment is a provocative assessment of how young people decide how far to go in school.

Morgan advances a novel and technically sophisticated synthesis of socialization and rational choice perspectives on educational attainment, and sets out a promising agenda for the next generation of educational stratification research.".

A potential limitation of using measures of years in full-time education is that it may not necessarily work well as a proxy for educational attainment.

In Britain, for example, qualifications with very different levels often require a similar amount of time in education due to the structure and organisation of the educational by: 7.

Education for Individuals and Society documents differences in the While overall educational attainment is increasing, college completion rates and attainment patterns differ considerably high school graduates, 73% of those with some college but no and books and supplies without any grant aid.

(Figure A)File Size: KB. Effects of Environmental Factors on Secondary Educational Attainment in Manchester: A Plowden Follow-up (Schools Council Research Studies) by Ainsworth, Marjorie E., Batten, Eric J.

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First Published Educational Attainment in Author: Catherine L. Garner. Educational Attainment of Children and Socio-Economical Differences in Contemporary Society: /ch Access to education for all has been restricted due to the rigid socio-economic structures prevalent in different parts of the world.

Almost every nationAuthor: Kannan Subramaniam. Education Pays The Beneits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society documents differences in the earnings and employment patterns of U.S. adults with different levels of education.

It also compares health-related behaviors, reliance on public assistance programs, civic participation, and indicators of the well-being of the nextFile Size: 2MB. Indicators of educational attainment are used to describe a current status in an ongoing (unfinished) process of education.

As some indicators of social status such as income, consumer behavior, life style, or housing quality are not as regularly surveyed by official statistics as is educational achievement or at least not published for small administrative units, various forms of educational achievement or attainment.

The Effects of Family, Social and Background Factors on Children's Educational Attainment Megan De Serf '02 Illinois Wesleyan University This Article is brought to you for free and open access by The Ames Library, the Andrew W.

Mellon Center for Curricular and Faculty Development, the Office of the Provost and the Office of the President. Initial disadvantages continue to accumulate, resulting in Hispanics having the lowest rates of high school and college degree attainment, which hinders their chances for stable employment.

The situation of Hispanic educational attainment is cause for national by: Cultural Capital and Educational Attainment. Sullivan, A. ‘Cultural Capital and Educational Attainment • Reading: type and amount of books Author: Alice Sullivan. The first is based on the status-attainment model that views both educational attainment (Sewell et al., ) and child health (Aber et al., ) as primarily dependent on parental occupation and position in the social hierarchy.

This book encompasses a systematic, comparative study of change in educational stratification in 13 industrialized countries, exploring which societal conditions help reduce existing inequalities in educational opportunity.

The contributors show that in most industrialized countries inequalities in educational opportunity among students from different social and economic strata have Cited by: Education is a sub-system of the society.

It is related to other sub-systems. Various institutions or sub-systems are a social system because they are interrelated. Education as a sub-system performs certain functions for the society as whole.

There are also functional relations between education and other sub-systems. For example, Education. 2Cristina Iannelli, Ph.D., is a Research Fellow, Center for Educational Sociology, Edinburgh University.

Her main fields of interest are social mobility, social stratification, sociology of education, young people's transitions, cross-country comparative studies, and Cited by: