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Published: 14 January 2016

456 Pages


ISBN: 9780190217648

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The Anatomy of Achievement Gaps

Why and How American Education is Losing (but can still Win) the War on Underachievement

Jaekyung Lee

  • Provides evidence on the state and alterability of achievement gaps
  • Analyzes pre-school through higher education within an international context
  • Analyzes extended racial achievement gaps with Asian-Americans as the reference group
  • Offers international comparisons with cross-cultural implications for education reform

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