ERIC Number: EJ407823
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Students' Characteristics and the Peer-Influence Process.
Hallinan, Maureen T.; Williams, Richard A.
Sociology of Education, v63 n2 p122-32 Apr 1990
Investigates characteristics of students and their close friends and how they affect college aspirations and attendance. Focuses on whether gender, race, and track placement in school result in different peer-influence processes. Finds influence varies with racial and gender compositions of friendships. (NL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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