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ERIC Number: EJ582506
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0273-446X
Working Memory: The Influence of Culture on Aspirations.
Lawrence, Barbara Kent
Rural Educator, v20 n2 p31-32 Win 1998
Describes an ethnographic dissertation that portrays how patterns of culture and history in a rural community in Maine negatively influence many rural students' academic aspirations. Consolidated schools exacerbate the effect by separating students from their parents and communities and alienating them in school. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Maine