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Author Kettley, Nigel C.

Title Educational attainment and society / Nigel Kettley.

Published London ; New York : Continuum, [2006]
©2006

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 UniM Giblin Eunson  306.43 KETT    AVAILABLE
 UniM Giblin Eunson  306.43 KETT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 235 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Continuum studies in education.
Continuum studies in education.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [214]-225) and index.
Contents 1 Empirical and Theoretical Approaches to Attainment 3 -- 2 Reconceptualizing the Study of Attainment 24 -- Part 2 Locating Attainment 49 -- 3 Context of Attainment 51 -- 4 Patterns of Differential Attainment 74 -- Part 3 Explaining Attainment 103 -- 5 Declining Relevance of Gender to Attainment 105 -- 6 Persistent Impact of Social Stratification on Attainment? 135 -- Part 4 Theorizing attainment 171 -- 7 Situational Adaptations, Educational Practices and Attainment 173 -- Appendix Measurement Issues 211.
Subject Educational attainment -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0826488560 (hbk.)
9780826488565 (hbk.)