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Author DiPrete, Thomas A., author
Title The rise of women : the growing gender gap in education and what it means for American schools / Thomas A. DiPrete and Claudia Buchmann
Imprint New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [2013]
©2013
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  370.82 D626 2013    AVAILABLE  -  30500101474511
 人文社會聯圖  HQ1075.5.U6 D57 2013    AVAILABLE    30610020526471
Descript xviii, 277 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-269) and index
Preface -- Introduction -- Trends and the macro environment -- What has happened? -- Changing incentives and opportunities -- Academic performance, engagement, and family influence -- The gender gap in academic performance -- Social and behavioral skills -- The family and the gender gap -- The role of schools -- Schools, classrooms and peers -- Gender and college major segregation -- Enhancing educational attainment -- A appendix figures and tables -- Notes -- References -- Index
Subject Sex role -- United States
Women in education -- United States
Educational equalization -- United States
Alt Author Buchmann, Claudia, author
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