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ERIC Number: EJ956186
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 17
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 23
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0021-3667
Using a Structural Equation Model to Describe the Infusion of Civic Engagement in the Campus Culture
Billings, Meredith S.; Terkla, Dawn Geronimo
Journal of General Education, v60 n2 p84-100 2011
This study assesses whether Tufts University's campus culture was successful at infusing civic-mindedness in all undergraduates. A structural equation model was developed, and findings revealed that the campus environment had a significant positive impact on civic values and beliefs and a positive indirect effect on civic engagement activities. (Contains 3 tables, 2 figures and 3 notes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts