Cross-National Analysis

Achieving excellence through diversity? An examination of presence and role of diversity offices in universities worldwide

In the pursuit toward excellence, how have universities worldwide incorporated and institutionalized diversity and inclusion? How is the notion of diversity conceptualized and interpreted in...
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Understanding Response-styles in LCSE. Evidence from ICCS 2016 data

The aim of this paper is to understand students’ response-styles in large-scale assessment studies, starting from a specific deepening of data from the International Civic...
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Childhood and Education in the United States and Russia: Sociological and Comparative Perspectives

Current tensions between the U.S. and Russia are at their highest since the end of the Cold War. In such circumstances, it is imperative to...
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School Violence in International Contexts

This international edited volume is a rare look at cultural, economic and political forces that contribute to school violence. In light of the devastating events...
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