ERIC Number: EJ558880
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Children's Work Under Market Conditions. (Findings of a Sociological Survey).
Ivashchenko, G. M.; Plotkin, M. M.; Shirinskii, V. I.
Russian Education and Society, v39 n1 p6-20 Jan 1997
Reports on the results of a survey of more than 1200 Russian adolescents concerning the conflict between work and education commitments. Reveals that almost one in four students work parttime, mainly in unskilled jobs, to purchase fashionable goods. Discusses implications and possible responses to this situation. (MJP)
Descriptors: Academic Failure, Capitalism, Child Labor, Child Welfare, Dropout Attitudes, Dropouts, Economic Factors, Educational Attainment, Foreign Countries, High Risk Students, Labor Market, National Surveys, Occupational Surveys, Out of School Youth, Secondary Education, Social Change, Social Problems, Student Attitudes, Truancy, Youth Employment
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Russia