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ERIC Number: EJ239631
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Correlation between Student Satisfaction and Grades: A Case of Mistaken Causation?
Howard, George S.; Maxwell, Scott E.
Journal of Educational Psychology, v72 n6 p810-20 Dec 1980
Two educationally acceptable models explaining the correlation of grades with satisfaction are delineated in two studies. Both demonstrate that the relationship between grades and student satisfaction might be a result of important causal relationships among other variables rather than evidence of contamination due to grading leniency. (Author/GK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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