ERIC Number: ED032170
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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A Synthetic Overview of Research on Rural Youth's Projections for Occupational and Educational Attainment: A Progress Report.
Kuvlesky, William P.
A synthesis of research studies pertaining to the status projections of rural youth is given in this report. In this context, status projection refers to occupational and educational aspirations and expectations. The three major sections of the report are: (1) an overview of current theory, concepts, and measurements; (2) a comprehensive review of the empirical research studies conducted between 1954 and 1969 presented in table form; and (3) appendices containing bibliographic lists of research reports, literature pertaining to theories relevant to status projection, and published syntheses of research on occupational and/or education projections of rural youth. (TL)
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Sponsor: Texas A and M Univ., College Station. Texas Agricultural Experiment Station.
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Note: Paper presented at the Rural Sociological Society Meeting (San Francisco, California, August 28-31, 1969)