ERIC Number: EJ600615
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Risk of High School Dropout among Immigrant and Native Hispanic Youth.
Driscoll, Anne K.
International Migration Review, v33 n4 p857-75 Win 1999
Examined the relationship between Hispanic immigrant generation and high school dropout rates. Using National Education Longitudinal Study data, researchers followed Hispanic eighth graders for 4 years to investigate dropout behavior. Odds of early high school dropout were uniformly high among all generations. Net of various relevant factors, generation associated with overall likelihood of dropping out and timing of dropout. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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