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

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

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
Genre
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
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanushek, Eric A.
Dewey number
370.973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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
Label
Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
ocn852149456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii p., 147 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815722717
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 501834
  • 22573/ctt4cfdkf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852149456
Label
Endangering prosperity : a global view of the American school, Eric A. Hanushek, Paul E. Peterson, Ludger Woessmann, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
ocn852149456
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii p., 147 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815722717
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 501834
  • 22573/ctt4cfdkf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852149456

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