Accommodation Without Assimilation

Accommodation Without Assimilation

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A holistic portrait which reveals why Sikh high school students, despite language barriers, prejudice, and significant cultural differences, often outperform their majority peers and other United States minority groups.... academic performance of Punjabi students are their age on entry in English- medium schools and their proficiency in English.5 A third ... needed a total of 220 credits, including 20 credits of English (equal to four semesters), 10 credits each of science and mathematics, ... had to receive aquot;passingaquot; scores on standardized tests, reflecting minimum levels of competency in reading, writing, and mathematics.

Title:Accommodation Without Assimilation
Author:Margaret A. Gibson
Publisher:Cornell University Press - 1988


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