ERIC Number: EJ463496
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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The Concept of Culture.
Wilson, James Q.
Aspen Institute Quarterly, v5 n1 p108-16 Win 1993
Explores the concept of culture as a factor in the well-being of children. Holding students accountable for their behavior, holding schools accountable for activities and achievements of students, and inducing parents to support their children in school require a cultural change in how we look at schooling. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Accountability, Attitude Change, Child Welfare, Cultural Influences, Culture, Educational Attitudes, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Structure, One Parent Family, Parent Participation, Public Policy, Social Change, Sociocultural Patterns, Student Responsibility, Teacher Role
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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