ERIC Number: EJ585039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
The Socialization of Achievement in Poor and Minority Students: A Comparative Study.
Bempechat, Janine; Graham, Suzanne E.; Jimenez, Norma V.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v30 n2 p139-58 Mar 1999
Examined ethnic similarities and differences in children's perceptions of their parents' educational socialization practices and attributions for success and failure, and the impact of these variables on mathematics achievement in a sample of 591 poor fifth and sixth graders. Discusses findings of ethnic differences in terms of the culture and contexts of achievement. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by a National Academy of Education Spencer Fellowship. Portion of the research presented at the Biennial Conference of the Society for Research in Child Development (Minneapolis, MN, 1995) and the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (New York, NY, April 4-8, 1996).