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Works: 96,459 works in 107,376 publications in 1 language and 318,419 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Census data  Reference works  Case studies 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Distributor
Classifications: HA202, 317.3
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Most widely held works by ProQuest (Firm)
ProQuest statistical abstract of the United States : 2013 by ProQuest (Firm)( Book )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Published annually by the Federal Government since 1878, The Statistical Abstract of the United States is the best-known statistical reference publication in the country, and perhaps, the world. You'll find it behind nearly every reference desk in U.S. libraries as the authoritative go-to source. Librarians value the Statistical Abstract as both an answer book and a guide to statistical sources. As a carefully selected collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, it is a snapshot of America and its people. In the spring of 2011, the Census Bureau announced that the edition that year would be the last one produced at government expense. Despite protests from librarians and journalists and despite petitions to Congress, the Census Bureau unit that published the Statistical Abstract was eliminated in November. Its elimination resulted not from a decline in the popularity or perceived value of statistical compilations, but from the need to reduce agency spending while supporting new and existing data collection efforts. ProQuest and Bernan have now taken on responsibility for updating and releasing this publication, the most used statistical reference tool in libraries. We bring to this task ProQuest's 35 years of experience acquiring, abstracting, and indexing Federal Government statistical publications and tables and Bernan's 60 years of providing libraries with essential government publications and quality service. The Statistical Abstract print edition resembles the Census version that users know and love, plus more with: Thousands of tables from hundreds of sources and valuable, detailed bibliographic documentation
Refugee and immigrant students : achieving equity in education by Florence E McCarthy( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The focus of this book is on educational equity issues affecting immigrants and refugees around the world. Chapters highlight educational approaches that build from experiential knowledge, draw upon multiple languages, consider group identity, grapple with the complexities of inclusion, address family concerns, promote parental involvement, involve liaison with community agencies, and view cultural differences as educational strengths. While the book does not shy away from exploring the more challenging aspects of the refugee and immigrant experience, it avoids dwelling on victimology and rejects applying a deficit framework. Rather it offers hope, emphasizing the potential strengths of refugees, including their cultural capital and survival skills. The authors also make cogent suggestions for structural, pedagogical, and conceptual reform, with targets ranging from individual teachers to educational systems to social, economic, political, and cultural contexts
Encouraging a continuing personal investment in learning : motivation as an instructional outcome by Martin L Maehr( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest statistical abstract of the United States( )

in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary uses of technology in K-12 physical education : policy, practice, and advocacy by Steve Sanders( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facilitating collaboration in public management by Ralph Grossmann( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistical learning and language acquisition by John N Williams( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume brings together contributors from cognitive psychology, theoretical and applied linguistics, as well as computer science, in order to assess the progress and future directions of statistical learning research. The textcritically examines the role of statistical learning in language acquisition. Contributors agree that statistical learning plays a central role in language acquisition, but each offerdiffering perspectives. The book promotes the development of the field by fostering discussion and collaborations across disciplinary boundaries
Medical teacher( )

in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demystifying career paths after graduate school : a guide for second language professionals in higher education by Ryuko Kubota( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogic formations : investigations into the origins and development of the dialogical self by Marie-Cécile Bertau( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The state of citizen participation in America by Hindy Lauer Schachter( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reforming legal education : law schools at the crossroads by David M Moss( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In today's volatile law school environment, curriculum reform has emerged as a significant focus. It is commonly understood that law schools effectively teach certain analytical skills, but are less successful in other areas, and often scramble to adapt to evolving aims. [This book] demonstrates how law schools are successfully reforming their curriculum - and lays the framework to show how all schools of law can engage in a continuous reform model that proactively shapes our profession. It is expected that faculty and professional staff engaged in legal education will utilize this book as a primary resource to guide their respective reform efforts. Each contributed chapter presents a case study of a data-driven curriculum reform effort. The initial chapters set the conceptual context for the book, while the final chapter offers summative recommendations for considering legal education reform as derived from the earlier case study chapters. [This book] adds significantly to the literature in legal education, as we gain first hand insight into evidence based reform for the legal education community"--P. [4] of cover
British journal of neurosurgery( )

in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LAN Product News( )

and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of mental health counseling( )

in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biotech Financial Reports( )

in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fordham journal of corporate & financial law( )

in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law contains the full text of documents which are dedicated to the scholarly review of business and legal issues of importance to students, practitioners and academics
Dermatology times( )

in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IUP Journal of Monetary Economics( )

in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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IUP Journal of Management Research( )

in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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