Skip navigation
Skip navigation

New Directions In National Education Policymaking: Student Career Plans In International Achievement Studies

Sikora, Joanna; Saha, Lawrence

Description

Our first goal is to discuss new information for national policymaking which may arise from the analyses of international achievement study data. The second is to illustrate this potential by exploring determinants of students' career plans in a cross-national perspective. Using neo-institutionalism as our theoretical framework, we propose that the influence of a global educational ideology encourages high levels of occupational ambitions among students. This is particularly the case in...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Book chapter
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/19415
DOI: 10.1108/S1479-3679(2010)0000013007

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Sikora_New_Directions_In_National_2010.pdf77.08 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy
02_Sikora_New_Directions_In_National_2010.pdf468.15 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy
03_Sikora_New_Directions_In_National_2010.pdf853.05 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator