Gender, Perceptions of Opportunity, and Investment in Schooling

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Educational expansion is desirable for a country's economy, beneficial for educated individuals themselves, and is also a strategy for greater social harmony. But has greater access to education reduced or exacerbated social inequality?

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Harris, AL

Cited Editors

  • Attewell, P; Newman, KS

Published Date

  • October 8, 2010

Book Title

  • Growing Gaps: Educational Inequality around the World

Start / End Page

  • 284 - 308

Published By


  • 360

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0199889783

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780199889785