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ERIC Number: EJ411309
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Cultural Resources and School Success: Gender, Ethnicity, and Poverty Groups within an Urban School District.
Farkas, George; And Others
American Sociological Review, v55 n1 p127-42 Feb 1990
Tests a cultural resources/social interaction model of gatekeeping by school teachers using data for seventh and eighth grade students in a city school district. Results indicate informal academic standards by which teachers reward general skills, habits, and styles, accounting for course grade differentials observed for gender, ethnicity, and poverty. (AF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers: Cultural Capital; Cultural Resources; Gatekeeper Role