class differences in achievement

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  • Created on: 25-11-17 15:47

1. What is cultural deprivation?

  • when children arent socialized adequately so they lack the basic 'cultural equipment' which includes language, spelling and reading
  • when children aren't socialized adequately and so they lack the basic 'cultural equipment'
  • when children are socialised adequately but do bad at school
  • when children are not allowed to have a culture
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2. Why is being culturally deprived a problem?

  • because it's the law
  • because it causes students to underachieve
  • because it puts students at an advantage to do well
  • because teachers don't like it

3. What did Feinstein find out about educated parents?

  • they were more likely to teach their children about having their own competence
  • they were more likely to use praise which encourages children to develop a sense of their own competence
  • they were more likely to use insults which discourages children from developing sense of their own competence
  • they were less likely to use praise which encourages children to develop a sense of their own competence

4. What are external factors?

  • factors outside of the home
  • factors within the workplace
  • factors outside the education system
  • factors within the hospital

5. Why did children have lower levels of motivation and ambition according to Douglas (1964)?

  • their teachers did not care about their education and didn't encourage them
  • their parents didn't take interest in their education and gave them less encouragement
  • their teachers didnt take interest in their education and gave them no encouragment
  • their parents took too much interest in their education and gave them too much encouragement

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