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Author Coleman, James S., 1926-1995.

Title Public and private high schools : the impact of communities / James S. Coleman, Thomas Hoffer.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, ©1987.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  373.73 C692P    Check Shelf
Description xxviii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-246) and index.
Contents Two orientations to schooling -- The design and the clientele of public and private schools -- Achievement outcomes of schooling -- Dropping out of high school -- Achievement and dropout in disadvantaged and deficient families -- Beyond high school: the path chosen -- Success in college or work -- Schools, families, and communities.
Subject Education, Secondary -- United States.
Public schools -- United States.
Private schools -- United States.
Academic achievement -- United States.
Academic achievement. (OCoLC)fst00794949
Education, Secondary. (OCoLC)fst00903252
Private schools. (OCoLC)fst01077564
Public schools. (OCoLC)fst01082942
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
High school (DE-588)4159840-4
Privatschule (DE-588)4130059-2
Öffentliche Schule (DE-588)4115434-4
Voortgezet onderwijs.
Openbaar onderwijs.
Bijzonder onderwijs.
Höhere Schule.
United States.
Indexed Term Academic achievement United States
Education, Secondary United States
Private schools United States
Public schools United States
Added Author Hoffer, Thomas.
Other Form: Online version: Coleman, James Samuel, 1926-1995. Public and private high schools. New York : Basic Books, ©1987 (OCoLC)570134367
ISBN 0465067670
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