ERIC Number: EJ377085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Price of the "GPA Perspective": An Empirical Study of "Making the Grade."
Rasbow, Jerome; Hernandez, Anthony C. R.
Youth and Society, v19 n4 p363-77 Jun 1988
Survey of 174 college students reveals that the ideas proposed by Becker, Geer, and Hughes (1968) apply to students in 1988: a Grade Point Average (GPA) orientation is translated into patterns of teacher evaluation, resource assessment, and test taking and studying behavior. (BJV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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