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Defense and National Security

Economy and the Workforce

Education

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Systems for State Science Assessment  (BOTA,BOSE)
2005

In response to the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), Systems for State Science Assessment explores the ideas and tools that are needed to assess science learning at the state level. This book... Read more


America's Lab Report: Investigations in High School Science  (BOSE,CFE)
2005

Laboratory experiences as a part of most U.S. high school science curricula have been taken for granted for decades, but they have rarely been carefully examined. What do they contribute to science... Read more


Measuring Literacy: Performance Levels for Adults  (BOTA,BOTA)
2005

The National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL) is a household survey conducted periodically by the Department of Education that evaluates the literacy skills of a sample of adults in the United... Read more


Child Health in Complex Emergencies  (CPOP)
2005

Addressing the health needs of children in complex emergencies is critical to the success of relief efforts and requires coordinated and effective interventions. However, little systematic work has... Read more


The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries: Selected Studies  (CPOP)
2005

Serving as a companion to Growing Up Global, this book from the National Research Council explores how the transition to adulthood is changing in developing countries in light of globalization and... Read more


Supporting Local Health Care in a Chronic Crisis: Management and Financing Approaches in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo  (CPOP)
2005

Providing medical support to the local population during a chronic crisis is difficult. The crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which is characterized by high excess mortality,... Read more


Expanding Access to Research Data: Reconciling Risks and Opportunities  (CNSTAT)
2005

Policy makers need information about the nation ranging from trends in the overall economy down to the use by individuals of Medicare in order to evaluate existing programs and to develop new ones.... Read more


Ethical Considerations for Research on Housing-Related Health Hazards Involving Children  (BOCYF)
2005

Ethical Considerations for Research on Housing-Related Health Hazards Involving Children explores the ethical issues posed when conducting research designed to identify, understand, or ameliorate... Read more


Improving Data to Analyze Food and Nutrition Policies  (CNSTAT)
2005

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Focusing on Assessment of Learning: Proceedings and Transcripts from Mathematics/Science Partnership Workshops  (BOSE,NRC)
2005

The Mathematics/Science Partnerships Program resulted from the federal No Child Left Behind legislation enacted in 2001. Supported through funds administered by the NSF and the U.S. Department of... Read more


Focusing on Learning: Proceedings and Transcripts from Mathematics/Science Partnership Workshops  (BOSE,TAC,NRC)
2005

The Mathematics/Science Partnerships Program resulted from the federal No Child Left Behind legislation enacted in 2001. Supported through funds administered by the NSF and the U.S. Department of... Read more


Population, Land Use, and Environment: Research Directions  (BECS)
2005

Population, Land Use, and Environment: Research Directions offers recommendations for future research to improve understanding of how changes in human populations affect the natural environment by... Read more


Improving Evaluation of Anticrime Programs  (CLAJ)
2005

Although billions of dollars have been spent on crime prevention and control programs during the past decade, scientifically strong impact evaluations of these programs are uncommon in the context of... Read more


Assessment of the Representative Payee Program of the Social Security Administration:Letter Report  (CEGIS)
2005

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Test Design and Evaluation for the Interim Armored Vehicle: Letter Report  (CNSTAT)
2005

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What Is the Influence of the National Science Education Standards?: Reviewing the Evidence, A Workshop Summary  (BOSE)
2005

In 2001, with support from National Science Foundation, the National Research Council began a review of the evidence concerning whether or not the National Science Education Standards have had an... Read more


Working Families and Growing Kids:Caring for Children and Adolescents  (BOCYF,IOM)
2005

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Designing Nonmarket Accounts for the United States: Interim Report  (CNSTAT)
2005

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Improving Racial and Ethnic Data on Health: Report of a Workshop  (CNSTAT)
2005

The panel convened the Workshop on Improving Racial and Ethnic Data in Health to review information about current private-sector and state data collection practices in light of existing federal,... Read more


War, Humanitarian Crises, Population Displacement, and Fertility: A Review of Evidence  (CPOP)
2005

Fertility and reproductive health issues more broadly have tended to be of low priority in humanitarian crises. Public attention is drawn by information concerning the magnitude of refugee flows, of... Read more


Fertility of Malian Tamasheq Repatriated Refugees: The Impact of Forced Migration  (CPOP)
2005

In Africa many of the refugee flows in recent years have had a strong ethnic dimension; interethnic conflict or conflict between politically powerful groups with minority populations is often an... Read more


Decision Making for the Environment: Social and Behavioral Science Research Priorities  (BECS)
2005

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Growing Up Global: The Changing Transitions to Adulthood in Developing Countries  (CPOP,BOCYF)
2005

The challenges for young people making the transition to adulthood are greater today than ever before. Globalization, with its power to reach across national boundaries and into the smallest... Read more


Analyzing Information on Women-Owned Small Businesses in Federal Contracting  (CNSTAT)
2005

It has been clear for at least 50 years the disadvantages that small businesses face in competing for U.S. government contracts. The Small Business Act of 1953 created the Small Business... Read more


Measuring Food Insecurity and Hunger: Phase 1 Report  (CNSTAT)
2005

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Interfaces for Ground and Air Military Robots: Workshop Summary  (BOHSI)
2005

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Principles and Practices for a Federal Statistical Agency: Third Edition  (CNSTAT)
2005

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