ERIC Number: EJ545348
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Phenotype and Schooling among Mexican Americans.
Murguia, Edward; Telles, Edward E.
Sociology of Education, v69 n4 p276-89 Oct 1996
Summarizes a study that reveals that light-skin-toned and European-looking Mexican Americans receive about 1.5 more years of schooling that darker and more Indian-looking Mexican Americans. Differences in schooling by phenotype persisted with and without controls for other factors. Includes tables of statistical data. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A