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ERIC Number: EJ649401
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0743-5584
A Brief Report: Factors Influencing African American Youth Decisions to Stay in School.
Davis, Larry E.; Johnson, Sharon; Cribbs, Julie Miller; Saunders, Jeanne
Journal of Adolescent Research, v17 n3 p223-34 May 2002
Measured 231 African American students' attitudes toward school-year completion, social support for completing the academic year, and their perceptions of personal control over school completion. Examined influence of self-esteem and racial self-esteem on academic goals. Found that theory of planned behavior predicted intentions to complete school year better than grade point averages. (Author/DLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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