Low-Income Students and College Attendance: An Exploration of Income Expectations-super-
AbstractSome have hypothesized that unrealistic expectations regarding their futures may explain the weak link between expectations and realizations among low-income (particularly minority) youth. Unfortunately, there is little evidence characterizing students' expectations around the time that they make college decisions that would allow one to study this hypothesis. Copyright (c) 2004 by the Southwestern Social Science Association.
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Volume (Year): 85 (2004)
Issue (Month): 5 ()
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