Current affiliation: Harvard UniversitySubject: SociologyPrimary location: United States
Published in:Sociology of EducationPublication date:2016-04-01
Educational Stratification and Students’ Attributions of Their Mathematics Performance in 24 Countries
Students variably blame themselves or others for not doing well academically. In this paper I describe how students understand their academic failu...
Published in:City and CommunityPublication date:2015-06-01
Detroit has come to symbolize the end of American hegemony in manufacturing. Faced with globalization, market competition, and political change, De...
Published in:Annual Review of SociologyPublication date:2010-06-01
We review the comparative literature on the impact of national-level educational institutions on inequality in student achievement. We focus on two...
Published in:Sociological ForumPublication date:2016-03-04
Prisoner reentry has received great interest in political sociology, criminology, and beyond. Research documents the struggles of individuals tryin...
Published in:Social Justice ResearchPublication date:2015-01-11
This paper draws on a literature in sociology, psychology and economics that has extensively documented the unfulfilled promise of meritocracy in e...
Published in:Beleid en MaatschappijPublication date:2016-10-01
Ouders in Amsterdam-West over (de)segregatie in het basisonderwijs.
Published in:Intercultural EducationPublication date:2016-01-02
Published in:ContextsPublication date:2014-05-01
Published in:Socius Sociological Research for a Dynamic WorldPublication date:2016-02-18
Global Diffusion, Local Context, Regional Variation