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Author Jelinek, Pavel
Title Education in Australia : Cultural Influences, Global Perspectives and Social Challenges
Imprint Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, 2013
©2013
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Series Education in a Competitive and Globalizing World
Education in a Competitive and Globalizing World
Note Intro -- EDUCATION IN AUSTRALIA -- EDUCATION IN AUSTRALIA -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- OVEREDUCATION IN THE AUSTRALIAN GRADUATE LABOR MARKET: THE ROLES OF IMMIGRANT STATUS AND LANGUAGE BACKGROUND* -- ABSTRACT -- 1. INTRODUCTION -- 2. LITERATURE REVIEW -- 3. DATA AND METHODOLOGY -- Data -- Definition of ORU -- Estimation Models -- 4. DISCUSSION OF RESULTS -- Incidence of ORU -- Residency Status and Determinants of ORU Status -- ORU Model of Earnings -- ORU Earnings Effects -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- APPENDIX A -- Description of Levels of Qualifications Used in the Analysis -- OVERSEAS WORKERS AND THE ROLE OF PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS -- ABSTRACT -- 1. INTRODUCTION -- 1.1. The Rising Demand for Labour -- 2. AUSTRALIAN MIGRATION -- 2.1. Migrant Occupations -- 2.2. The Mobility of Global Professionals -- 3. ROLES OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES AND LICENCING BODIES -- 4. CASE STUDIES -- 4.1. Engineers and Migration Processes -- 4.1.1. Domestic Engineering Workforce -- 4.1.2. The Role of Migrant Engineers -- 4.2. The Electrical Trades and Migration Process -- 4.2.1. Domestic Electrical (Electrician) Workforce -- 4.2.2. The Role of Migrant Electrical Workers -- 5. DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- CASE STUDIES OF DISADVANTAGED STUDENTS' READING MOTIVATION: AVOIDING A DEFICIT PERSPECTIVE -- ABSTRACT -- INTRODUCTION -- RESEARCH ON READING MOTIVATION -- NEGATIVE MOTIVATION OF DISADVANTAGED STUDENTS -- PERSON-IN-CONTEXT PERSPECTIVE -- METHODS -- Selected Cases -- DATA COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS -- RESULTS -- CASE 1: PETER -- Peter's Reading Practice at Home -- Peter's Reading Practices in His Class -- Peter's Reading in Library -- Peter's Reading Self-Perceptions -- Peter's Reading: Teacher's Perspective -- CASE 2: JACOB -- Reading at Home -- Reading in Class -- Reading Perceptions -- Jacob's Reading: Teacher's Perspective -- DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION
REFERENCES -- ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLE IN AUSTRALIA, EDUCATION AND HEALTH LITERACY -- REFERENCES -- INDEX
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Link Print version: Jelinek, Pavel Education in Australia: Cultural Influences, Global Perspectives and Social Challenges Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated,c2013 9781624172670
Subject College graduates -- Employment -- Australia.;Students, Foreign -- Employment -- Australia
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