ERIC Number: EJ540825
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Trends in Environmental Influences upon the Intellectual Development of Young People.
Williams, Wendy M.
NASSP Bulletin, v81 n587 p59-68 Mar 1997
Reviews aspects of our cultural environment that have changed over the past half century and that may significantly affect children's intellectual development. Positive influences include increased student and parental education attainment, decreased family size, increased family resources, and shifts in parenting style. One negative factor is decreased factual learning. (26 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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