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ERIC Number: EJ386063
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Institutionalised Supplementary Education in Japan: The Yobiko and Ronin Student Adaptations.
Tsukada, Mamoru
Comparative Education, v24 n3 p285-303 1988
Examines yobiko, Japanese supplementary education system which prepares high school graduates who didn't pass college entrance examinations (ronin students) to retake tests. Examines ways yobiko tracks and places graduates. Examines system's relations to high-school tracking and subcultures. Examines current reforms and yobiko's impact on ronins' self-concepts. (TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan