ERIC Number: EJ589122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Interactions with Peers and Objective and Self-Reported Cognitive Outcomes across 3 Years of College.
Whitt, Elizabeth J.; Edison, Marcia; Pascarella, Ernest T.; Nora, Amaury; Terenzini, Patrick T.
Journal of College Student Development, v40 n1 p61-78 Jan-Feb 1999
Peer interactions and cognitive outcomes during college were studied at 23 institutions. Models of college impact are reviewed. Peer interactions include course-related and other activities occurring inside and outside classroom settings. Outcomes for three years are reported. Data support a strong positive effect of peer interactions on cognitive outcomes. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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