This book argues that the policies designed to address inequalities in college access are failing to address underlying issues of inequality. Breaking Through the Access Barrier introduces a groundbreaking new theoryaacademic capital formation (ACF)ato promote improvement in academic preparation, college information, and student aid.Economic influences on persistence reconsidered: How can finance research inform the reconceptualization of persistence models ... Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, CA.
|Title||:||Breaking Through the Access Barrier|
|Author||:||Edward P. St. John, Shouping Hu, Amy S. Fisher|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2011-04-27|