ERIC Number: EJ625748
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Racial Identity Attitudes and School Performance among African American High School Students: An Exploratory Study.
Sandoval, Steve R.; Gutkin, Terry B.; Naumann, Wendy C.
Research in the Schools, v4 n2 p1-8 Fall 1997
This study investigated the relationship between racial identity attitudes and academic achievement among 26 urban African American high school students. Results suggest that academic achievement may be related to racial identity attitudes. Educational implications are discussed. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Black Students, High School Students, High Schools, Racial Identification, Student Attitudes, Urban Youth
Mid-South Educational Research Association and the University of Alabama, Office of Research and Service, P.O. Box 870231, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0231 (individual subscription, $25 a year; institutional subscription, $30; foreign surcharge, $25 a year).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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