ERIC Number: EJ278233
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Aspirations for Higher Education.
Carpenter, P. G.; Western, J. S.
Australian Journal of Education, v26 n3 p266-78 Nov 1982
The first phase of a longitudinal study of effects of social origins, schooling, perceived influence of significant others, and self-concept on college aspiration is more explanatory for men than women but shows parent, teacher, and peer influence to have a major impact for all. The social-psychological theory is criticized. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A