American Education and the Demography of the Us Student Population, 1880 - 2014 (Applied Demography #10) (Hardcover)

American Education and the Demography of the Us Student Population, 1880 - 2014 (Applied Demography #10) By Richard R. Verdugo Cover Image
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Examines the relationship between demography and American education

Includes coverage of the four most recent American historical periods: the Progressive Era, the Great Depression, the Post WWII Era, and the Post 1983 Era

Offers a vital portrait of the US educational system over time

About the Author

Richard R. Verdugo is a Sociologist, having earned a Doctorate in the field from the University of Southern California. He has retired from the labor force, and currently resides in the Ukraine, but shuttles between the Ukraine and other European nations. Richard's research interests are eclectic as he has published regularly in four research areas: sociology, economics, education, and demography. His most recent publications include two books (Education Reform in Europe; and Latin American Immigrants in Spain, with Andreu Domingo and Albert Sabater). He has a forthcoming book on National Identity in Europe (with Andrew Milne), in which he has co-authored three chapters: one a general introduction to the topic, with Andew Milne; one on national identity in Germany, with Dana Martin; and another on national identity in Russia, with Oxana Karnaukhova. His most recent journal articles include two papers in the International Journal of Education Reform, which he Guest Edited (Education Reform in China, with Aihua Hu; and a paper on Education Reform and Community). His most recent research focuses on PISA and Social Structure; underutilized labor in Europe; the Demography of the US school population from 1900 to 2010; non-English use in the USA as a measure of Ethnicity from 1910 to 2010; a study of the American Sociology from 1900 to 2000; and research on the labor market experience of the Mexican American Worker from 1940 to 2010.

Product Details
ISBN: 9783319894225
ISBN-10: 3319894226
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: October 15th, 2018
Pages: 505
Language: English
Series: Applied Demography