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The Resource Skill formation : interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives, edited by Karl Ulrich Mayer, Heike Solga

Skill formation : interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives, edited by Karl Ulrich Mayer, Heike Solga

Label
Skill formation : interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives
Title
Skill formation
Title remainder
interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karl Ulrich Mayer, Heike Solga
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are marked changes in skill requirements in today's modern societies, and major questions about the processes of skill formation remain unresolved. It reviews the theories and research on skill formation in psychology, economics, political science and sociology
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
658.3/124
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HD5715
LC item number
.S59 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mayer, Karl Ulrich
  • Solga, Heike
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Occupational training
  • Skilled labor
  • Vocational education
  • Employees
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Employees
  • Occupational training
  • Skilled labor
  • Vocational education
Label
Skill formation : interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives, edited by Karl Ulrich Mayer, Heike Solga
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Institutions and collective actors in the provision of training : historical and cross-national comparisons / Pepper D. Culpepper and Kathleen Thelen -- When traditions change and virtues become obstacles : skill formation in Britain and Germany / Steffen Hillmert -- Why does the German apprenticeship system work? / Christian Dustmann and Uta Schoenberg -- What do we know about training at work? / Philip J. O'Connell and Jean-Marie Jungblut -- Qualifications and the returns to training across the life course / Walter Mueller and Marita Jacob -- Lack of training : employment opportunities for low-skilled persons from a sociological and microeconomic perspective / Heike Solga -- Vocational and professional learning : skill formation between formal and situated learning / Hans Gruber, Christian Harteis and Monika Rehrl -- How to compare the performance of VET systems in skill formation / Martin Baethge, Frank Achtenhagen and Lena Arends
Control code
227368745
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511499593
Lccn
2007027339
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611254575
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
125457
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)227368745
Label
Skill formation : interdisciplinary and cross-national perspectives, edited by Karl Ulrich Mayer, Heike Solga
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Institutions and collective actors in the provision of training : historical and cross-national comparisons / Pepper D. Culpepper and Kathleen Thelen -- When traditions change and virtues become obstacles : skill formation in Britain and Germany / Steffen Hillmert -- Why does the German apprenticeship system work? / Christian Dustmann and Uta Schoenberg -- What do we know about training at work? / Philip J. O'Connell and Jean-Marie Jungblut -- Qualifications and the returns to training across the life course / Walter Mueller and Marita Jacob -- Lack of training : employment opportunities for low-skilled persons from a sociological and microeconomic perspective / Heike Solga -- Vocational and professional learning : skill formation between formal and situated learning / Hans Gruber, Christian Harteis and Monika Rehrl -- How to compare the performance of VET systems in skill formation / Martin Baethge, Frank Achtenhagen and Lena Arends
Control code
227368745
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511499593
Lccn
2007027339
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611254575
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
125457
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)227368745

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