ERIC Number: EJ463044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Use of Census Geography and County Typologies in the Construction of Classification Systems for Rural Schools and Districts.
Elder, William L.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v8 n3 p47-68 Fall 1992
Interrelates school and district data files from the National Center for Educational Statistics with county demographic files and county typologies from the Economic Research Service. Explores the usefulness of cross-tabulating rural versus urban status with metropolitan versus nonmetropolitan status as contextual categories for understanding the characteristics of rural education. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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