ERIC Number: EJ484075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Another Look at Rural-Nonrural Differences in Students' Educational Aspirations.
Haller, Emil J.; Virkler, Sarah J.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v9 n3 p170-78 Win 1993
Comparing the responses of 6,849 rural and 13,768 nonrural seniors to the High School and Beyond survey revealed only a small difference in the educational aspirations of rural and nonrural youth, which can be attributed to the lower socioeconomic status of rural families, and rural adolescents' tendency to aspire less often to the highest-level professional jobs. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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