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On equality of educational opportunity. Edited by Frederick Mosteller and Daniel P. Moynihan.

; Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick), 1927-2003, editor ; Harvard University
[1st ed.].. New York, Random House [1972] .
ISBN 9780394460222, 0394460227

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Other Authors Mosteller, Frederick, 1916-2006,
Moynihan, Daniel P. 1927-2003,
Harvard University.
Subjects African Americans -- Education.
Educational equalization -- United States.
Educational equalization.
United States.
Description xiv, 570 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes "Papers deriving from the Harvard University faculty seminar on the Coleman report" (held during the academic year 1966-1967).
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part I. The Coleman report -- A pathbreaking report / Frederick Mosteller and Daniel P. Moynihan -- Part II. Further studies of the Coleman report -- The Coleman report and the conventional wisdom / Christopher S. Jencks -- On the value of equality of educational opportunity as a guide to public policy / Eric A. Hanushek and John P. Kain -- The evaluation of equality of educational opportunity / James S. Coleman -- School and family effects on black and white achievement : a re-examination of the USOE data / David J. Armor -- Equality of educational opportunity : the basic findings reconsidered / Marshall S. Smith -- Race and the outcomes of schooling / David K. Cohen, Thomas F. Pettigrew and Robert T. Riley -- Part III. Implications for the future -- The urgent need for experimentation / John P. Gilbert and Frederick Mosteller -- Some thoughts about future studies / Henry S. Dyer -- Toward defining equality of educational opportunity / Edmund W. Gordon -- Appendices : The problem of measurement -- The quality of the data collected by the equality of educational opportunity survey / Christopher S. Jencks -- The measurement of educational opportunity / Henry S. Dyer -- Models of the educational process : a sociologist's perspective / James M. Beshers -- The two-year compensatory program of the college of basic studies : implications of a successful model / Gene M. Smith.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)596744
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