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ERIC Number: EJ411314
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Cultural Capital, Student Achievement, and Educational Reproduction: The Case of Greece.
Katsillis, John; Rubinson, Richard
American Sociological Review, v55 n2 p270-79 Apr 1990
Studies the role of cultural capital in the relationship between social background inequalities and educational attainment, using data from a national sample of Greek high school seniors. Finds that, although reproduction of the social hierarchy occurs through schooling, student ability and effort are the major mechanisms underlying educational achievement. (AF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Greece