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ERIC Number: EJ028267
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Expectancy Theory in the Study of Poverty
Gurin, Gerald; Gurin, Patricia
Journal of Social Issues, 26, 2, 83-104, Spr '70
Experimental literature on expectancy change and performance effects of expectancy is examined and interpreted as challenging the deep pthology" concepts of the poor, and thus in turn questioning the basis of intervention programs based on these concepts. (JM)
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