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ERIC Number: EJ460058
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 7
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0194-3081
Transformations: Cultural Challenges Faced by First-Generation Students.
London, Howard B.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n80 p5-11 Win 1992
Discusses the impact of social/structural mobility on first-generation college students, focusing on the common need to renegotiate relations with family and friends and to acquire a new social identity with the attendant symbols (language, dress, etc.) of status-group membership. (DMM)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A