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ERIC Number: EJ276638
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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In Search of the Silken Purse: Factors in Attrition among First-Generation Students.
Billson, Janet Mancini; Terry, Margaret Brooks
College and University, v58 n1 p57-75 Fall 1982
A study in one private residential and one public commuter liberal arts college compared these characteristics in students whose parents had not attended college with those whose parents had: social integration, academic integration, external support, institutional context, satisfaction with college, role embracement, academic rewards, and commitment to the institution. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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