ERIC Number: EJ574913
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Do Parents' Social Activities Promote Children's School Attainments? Evidence from the German Socioeconomic Panel.
Buchel, Felix; Duncan, Greg J.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v60 n1 p95-108 Feb 1998
Parental activities such as attending cultural events, doing volunteer work, and socializing with friends are investigated in relation to the educational attainments of children. Differences are found between fathers' and mothers' activities and their effects on the attainments of boys and girls. Alternative explanations are considered. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A