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ERIC Number: EJ524331
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-161X
The Cycle of Student Labels in Education: "Culturally Deprived/Disadvantaged" and "At Risk."
Placier, Margaret
Educational Administration Quarterly, v32 n2 p236-70 Apr 1996
Examines replacement labels for stigmatized (low-income) students, using the cases of "culturally deprived/disadvantaged" (CD terms) and "at-risk." Questions whether "at-risk" merely replaced the CD terms and represented little substantive change among policymakers and educators. A literature analysis indicates a pattern of replacement. Administrators should be skeptical of new labeling trends. (130 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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