ERIC Number: EJ496708
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Children's Friendships in Culturally Diverse Classrooms.
Deegan, James G.
Journal of Research in Childhood Education, v7 n2 p91-101 Spr-Sum 1993
Draws attention to the potentially harmful effects of evaluating children's friendships on what are often negative outcomes, rather than on the efforts that children make to effectively negotiate their friendships. Describes a study of children's friendships in a fifth-grade, culturally diverse class in a large urban elementary school, revealing two interrelated sociocultural findings. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A