The Palgrave Handbook of Race and Ethnic Inequalities in Education

Editor/Author Stevens, Peter A. J. and Dworkin, A. Gary
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Single-User Purchase Price: $239.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $358.50
ISBN: 978-1-349-33849-8
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Image Count: 33
Book Status: Available
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This comprehensive, state-of-the-art reference work provides the first systematic review to date of how sociologists have studied the relationship between race/ethnicity and educational inequality over the last thirty years in eighteen different national contexts.

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Table of Contents

    • List of Figures
    • List of Tables
    • Preface and Acknowledgments
    • Notes on Contributors
    • 1 Introduction to the Handbook: Comparative Sociological Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Inequality in Education - Peter A. J. Stevens and A. Gary Dworkin
    • 2 Argentina: Mapping Ethnic and Educational Inequalities in an Uncharted Territory. Argentinean Research Traditions, Their Contributions and Challenges - Analía Inés Meo, Silvina Cimolai, and Andrea Pérez
    • 3 Australia - Lawrence J. Saha
    • 4 Austria - Barbara Herzog-Punzenberger and Philipp Schnell
    • 5 Belgium - Lore Van Praag, Peter A. J. Stevens, and Mieke Van Houtte
    • 6 Brazil - Luiz Alberto Oliveira Gonçalves, Natalino Neves da Silva, and Nigel Brooke
    • 7 Canada - Katherine Lyon, Hélène Frohard-Dourlent, Paul Fripp, and Neil Guppy
    • 8 China - Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng, Emily Hannum, and Chunping Lu
    • 9 Cyprus - Marios Vryonides and Spyros Spyrou
    • 10 England - Peter A. J. Stevens and Gill Crozier
    • 11 Finland - Päivi Harinen and M'hammed Sabour
    • 12 France - Mathieu Ichou and Agnès van Zanten
    • 13 Germany - Ingrid Gogolin and Tanja Salem
    • 14 Ireland - Daniel Faas and Rachael Fionda
    • 15 Japan - Kaori H. Okano
    • 16 Russia - Leokadia Drobizheva and David Konstantinovskiy
    • 17 Republic of South Africa - Shaheeda Essack and Duncan Hindle
    • 18 The Netherlands - Peter A. J. Stevens, Maurice J. Crul, Marieke W. Slootman, Noel Clycq, Christiane Timmerman, and Mieke Van Houtte
    • 19 United States of America - A. Gary Dworkin and Ruth N. López Turley
    • 20 Researching Race and Ethnic Inequalities in Education: Key Findings and Future Directions - Peter A. J. Stevens and A. Gary Dworkin