The Resource Minority education and caste : the American system in cross-cultural perspective, John U. Ogbu

Minority education and caste : the American system in cross-cultural perspective, John U. Ogbu

Label
Minority education and caste : the American system in cross-cultural perspective
Title
Minority education and caste
Title remainder
the American system in cross-cultural perspective
Statement of responsibility
John U. Ogbu
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ogbu, John U
Index
index present
LC call number
LC3731
LC item number
.O35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • A Carnegie Council on Children monograph
  • Carnegie Council on Children publications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • Multicultural education
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Education
  • Minority Groups
  • Minorités
  • Éducation interculturelle
  • Minorités
  • Éducation interculturelle
  • Minorities
  • Multicultural education
  • Etnische minderheden
  • Onderwijs
  • Bildungswesen
  • Erziehung
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Bildungswesen
  • Erziehung
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Minority education and caste : the American system in cross-cultural perspective, John U. Ogbu
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 371-398
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caste and education and how they function in the United States -- Black-White differences in school performance: a critique of current explanations -- Closing the school performance gap -- Black access to education -- The job ceiling and other barriers to rewards of education -- The consequences: Black school performance as an adaptation -- America's other castelike minorities: American Indians, Mexican-Americans, and Puerto Ricans -- West Indians in Britain -- Maoris in New Zealand -- Scheduled castes in India -- The Buraku outcastes of Japan -- Oriental Jews in Israel -- The education of castelike minorities in six societies: a comparison -- Elimination of caste barriers: how to close the gap in school performance
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 410 pages
Isbn
9780125242509
Lccn
77082419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3607814
Label
Minority education and caste : the American system in cross-cultural perspective, John U. Ogbu
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 371-398
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caste and education and how they function in the United States -- Black-White differences in school performance: a critique of current explanations -- Closing the school performance gap -- Black access to education -- The job ceiling and other barriers to rewards of education -- The consequences: Black school performance as an adaptation -- America's other castelike minorities: American Indians, Mexican-Americans, and Puerto Ricans -- West Indians in Britain -- Maoris in New Zealand -- Scheduled castes in India -- The Buraku outcastes of Japan -- Oriental Jews in Israel -- The education of castelike minorities in six societies: a comparison -- Elimination of caste barriers: how to close the gap in school performance
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 410 pages
Isbn
9780125242509
Lccn
77082419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3607814

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