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Beyond the Market: Designing Nonmarket Accounts for the United States  (CNSTAT)
2004

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How Students Learn: History in the Classroom  (BBCSS)
2004

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How Students Learn: Mathematics in the Classroom  (BBCSS)
2004

How Students Learn: Mathematics in the Classroom builds on the discoveries detailed in the best-selling How People Learn. Now these findings are presented in a way that teachers can use immediately,... Read more


How Students Learn: Science in the Classroom  (BBCSS)
2004

How Students Learn: Science in the Classroom builds on the discoveries detailed in the best-selling How People Learn. Now these findings are presented in a way that teachers can use immediately, to... Read more


Experimental Poverty Measures: Summary of a Workshop  (CNSTAT)
2004

The Committee on National Statistics (CNSTAT) of the National Research Council (NRC) convened a workshop on June 15-16, 2004, to review federal research on alternative methods for measuring poverty.... Read more


How Students Learn: History, Mathematics, and Science in the Classroom  (BBCSS)
2004

How do you get a fourth-grader excited about history? How do you even begin to persuade high school students that mathematical functions are relevant to their everyday lives? In this volume,... Read more


Mathematical and Scientific Development in Early Childhood: A Workshop Summary  (MSEB,BOSE)
2004

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Advancing Scientific Research in Education  (CFE)
2004

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Measuring International Trade on U.S. Highways  (CNSTAT)
2004

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Firearms and Violence: A Critical Review  (CLAJ)
2004

For years proposals for gun control and the ownership of firearms have been among the most contentious issues in American politics. For public authorities to make reasonable decisions on these... Read more


Redesigning the U.S. Naturalization Tests: Interim Report  (BOTA)
2004

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Hearing Loss: Determining Eligibility for Social Security Benefits  (BBCSS)
2004

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Measuring Research and Development Expenditures in the U.S. Economy  (CNSTAT)
2004

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Children's Health, the Nation's Wealth: Assessing and Improving Child Health  (IOM,BOCYF)
2004

Children's health has clearly improved over the past several decades. Significant and positive gains have been made in lowering rates of infant mortality and morbidity from infectious diseases and... Read more


On Evaluating Curricular Effectiveness: Judging the Quality of K-12 Mathematics Evaluations  (MSEB,CFE)
2004

This book reviews the evaluation research literature that has accumulated around 19 K-12 mathematics curricula and breaks new ground in framing an ambitious and rigorous approach to curriculum... Read more


Critical Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life  (CPOP)
2004

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Understanding Racial and Ethnic Differences in Health in Late Life: A Research Agenda  (CPOP)
2004

As the population of older Americans grows, it is becoming more racially and ethnically diverse. Differences in health by racial and ethnic status could be increasingly consequential for health... Read more


Keeping Score for All:The Effects of Inclusion and Accommodation Policies on Large-Scale Educational Assessment  (BOTA)
2004

U.S. public schools are responsible for educating large numbers of English language learners and students with disabilities. This book considers policies for including students with disabilities and... Read more


Strengthening Peer Review in Federal Agencies That Support Education Research  (CFE)
2004

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Implementing Climate and Global Change Research:A Review of the Final U.S. Climate Change Science Program Strategic Plan  (BECS)
2004

The report reviews a draft strategic plan from the U.S. Climate Change Science Program, a program formed in 2002 to coordinate and direct U.S. efforts in climate change and global change... Read more


Eliminating Health Disparities: Measurement and Data Needs  (CNSTAT)
2004

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Measuring Racial Discrimination  (CNSTAT)
2004

Many racial and ethnic groups in the United States, including blacks, Hispanics, Asians, American Indians, and others, have historically faced severe discrimination pervasive and open denial of civil,... Read more


New Treatments for Addiction: Behavioral, Ethical, Legal, and Social Questions  (BBCSS,HPDP,NBH,IOM)
2004

New and improved therapies to treat and protect against drug dependence and abuse are urgently needed. In the United States alone about 50 million people regularly smoke tobacco and another 5 million... Read more


Monitoring International Labor Standards: Techniques and Sources of Information  (PGA)
2004

This new report provides a framework within which to assess compliance with core international labor standards and succeeds in taking an enormous step toward interpreting all relevant information into... Read more


Implementing Randomized Field Trials in Education: Report of a Workshop  (CFE)
2004

The central idea of evidence-based education-that education policy and practice ought to be fashioned based on what is known from rigorous research-offers a compelling way to approach reform efforts.... Read more


Fairness and Effectiveness in Policing: The Evidence  (CLAJ)
2004

Because police are the most visible face of government power for most citizens, they are expected to deal effectively with crime and disorder and to be impartial. Producing justice through the fair,... Read more


The 2000 Census: Counting Under Adversity  (CNSTAT)
2004

The decennial census was the federal government s largest and most complex peacetime operation. This report of a panel of the National Research Council s Committee on National Statistics... Read more


Measuring Research and Development Expenditures in the U.S. Economy:Interim Report  (CNSTAT)
2004

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Technology for Adaptive Aging  (BBCSS)
2004

Emerging and currently available technologies offer great promise for helping older adults, even those without serious disabilities, to live healthy, comfortable, and productive lives. What... Read more


Reengineering the 2010 Census: Risks and Challenges  (CNSTAT)
2004

At the request of the U.S. Census Bureau, the National Research Council s Committee on National Statistics established the Panel on Research on Future Census Methods to review the early planning... Read more


Evaluating Military Advertising and Recruiting: Theory and Methodology  (BBCSS)
2004

It is anticipated that in the coming decade the Department of Defense (DoD) will field and test new advertising and recruiting initiatives designed to improve the recruiting outlook. The DoD needs a... Read more


Advancing the Federal Research Agenda on Violence Against Women  (CLAJ)
2004

This report expands on the work of an earlier National Research Council panel whose report, Understanding Violence Against Women, was published in 1996. The report is based on the presentations and... Read more


Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility  (DBASSE)
2004

Alcohol use by young people is extremely dangerous - both to themselves and society at large. Underage alcohol use is associated with traffic fatalities, violence, unsafe sex, suicide, educational... Read more


Letter Report to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics  (CNSTAT)
2004

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Monitoring International Labor Standards: International Perspectives -- Summary of Regional Forums  (PGA)
2004

In February and March 2003, the Committee on Monitoring International Labor Standards (CMILS) of the National Research Council (NRC) convened regional forums in Costa Rica, Sri Lanka, and South... Read more


Evolution in Hawaii: A Supplement to Teaching About Evolution and the Nature of Science  (NAS)
2004

As both individuals and societies, we are making decisions today that will have profound consequences for future generations. From preserving Earth's plants and animals to altering our use of fossil... Read more


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