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Religion, education, and academic success

William Jeynes

Religion, education, and academic success

by William Jeynes

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Published by Information Age Pub. in Greenwich, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church and education -- United States.,
  • Academic achievement -- United States.,
  • Education -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby William Jeynes.
    SeriesResearch on religion and education
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC428 .J49 2003, LC428 .J49 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 266 p. ;
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17722717M
    ISBN 101931576521, 193157653X
    LC Control Number2003013825

      Mark D. Regnerus, "Shaping Schooling Success: Religious Socialization and Educational Outcomes in Metropolitan Public Schools," Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, Vol. 39, Issue 3. The Effect of Religion on Education Religion has played an important part in the development of education ever since the beginning, even before the creation of schools. The first schools, which were monasteries, started around the Dark Ages, approximately A.D.; Back then, education's only.

    Religion, College Grades, and Satisfaction among Students at Elite Colleges and Universities* Margarita Mooney University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Freshmen, a sample of nearly 3, students at 28 of the most selective college and universities in the United States, this paper tests. Religion and Academic Achievement. Given your average group of freshman students, is there any way to tell which ones are going to do well in school? Some studies say there is. Religious belief, religious group participation, and spiritual orientation are linked to academic motivation, good academic standing, and time spent studying.

      Attainment of a four-year college degree in the United States, often regarded as a key asset for economic success, varies by race and the share of people completing a college education also differs by religion, with members of some faith groups much more educated, on average, than others. The Impact of Religious Commitment and Motivation on determination not to be a statistic as factors impacting their academic success. INDEX WORDS: Religion, Motivation, Academic Achievement, African Americans interest to the researcher because the student chronicled in this book attended the school.


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