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ERIC Number: EJ617313
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1082-8354
Educational Aspirations of African American Eighth Graders.
Smith-Maddox, Renee
Race, Gender & Class in Education, v7 n3 p58-80 2000
Used cross-sectional data from the 1988 National Education Longitudinal Study to explore the factors affecting the educational aspirations of African American eighth graders. Results, based on a sample of 3,009 students, indicate a combination of family, community, and school characteristics has a direct effect on aspiration. (SLD)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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