ERIC Number: EJ452553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Academics and Athletics in the Social World of Junior High School Students.
Goldberg, Alan D.; Chandler, Timothy J. L.
School Counselor, v40 n1 p40-45 Sep 1992
Explored adolescent socialization process by examining relative importance of athletics to social status during junior high school years. Survey of School Climate was completed by 182 students. Students recognized differences between criteria for remembrance and for current popularity. For majority, popularity and recognition were associated with active participation in the life of the school. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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