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ERIC Number: EJ186499
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Publication Date: 1978
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Theoretical Approaches to the College Environment
Baird, Leonard L.
Journal of College Student Personnel, 19, 4, 309-12, Jul 78
There is a need for theories of how college environments operate. Criteria for theories are proposed, with emphasis on the production of testable theoretical predictions. Three approaches appear unusually promising: role theory, organizational psychology, and social ecological analysis. The advantages of using such theoretical approaches are discussed. (Author)
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Language: English
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