Browsing Department of Political and Social Sciences (SPS) by Author "KRAAYKAMP, Gerbert"
Title:Immigrant Children's Educational Achievement in Western Countries: Origin, Destination, and Community Effects on Mathematical Performance Author(s):LEVELS, Mark; DRONKERS, Jaap; KRAAYKAMP, GerbertDate:2008Citation:American Sociological Review, 73, 5, 835-853.Type:ArticleAbstract:This article explores the extent to which macro-level characteristics of destination countries, origin countries, and immigrant communities help explain differences in immigrant children's educational achievement. Using ...
Title:Educational Achievement of Immigrants in Western Countries: Origin, Destination, and Community Effects on Mathematical Performance Author(s):KRAAYKAMP, Gerbert; LEVELS, Mark; DRONKERS, JaapDate:2007Type:Working PaperSeries/Number:EUI SPS; 2007/05Abstract:Why do immigrants in different countries perform differently at school, and what explains the fact that immigrants from different countries of origin perform differently? This paper explores the extent to which the macro-level ...
Title:Het belang van herkomst en bestemming voor de schoolprestaties van immigranten. Een crossnationale vergelijking [The importance of origin and destination for the educational achievement of immigrants. A cross-national comparison] Author(s):LEVELS, Mark; DRONKERS, Jaap; KRAAYKAMP, GerbertDate:2006Citation:F. VAN TUBERGEN and I. MASS (eds), Allochtonen in Nederland in internationaal perspectief, Amsterdam, Amsterdam University Press, 2006, 137-160