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Title:
Fifteen thousand hours : secondary schools and their effects on children
Author:
Rutter, Michael.
Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1979.
Physical Description:
viii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes indexes.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780674300255

9780674300309
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

Secondary Schools and Their Effects on Children.


Table of Contents

Introduction
Previous Studies
Background to the Study
The Schools and the Area They Serve
Research Strategy and Tactics
School Outcomes
Children's Attendance, Behaviour and Attainments
Physical and Administrative Features of Schools
Associations with Outcome
School Processes
Associations with Outcome
Ecological Influences
Composite Analyses of All Main Variables
Conclusions
Speculations and Implications

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