Language, gender, and academic performance : a study of the children of Dominican immigrants
Source:New Americans LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC, LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, El Paso Tex., p.149 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb LC3746 .P45 2011
Keywords:Bilingual--United States--Case studies, Children of immigrants--Education--United States--Case studies, Children of immigrants--Language--United States--Case studies, Dominicans (Dominican Republic)--United States--Social conditions, Education, Native language and education--United States--Case studies, Sex differences in education--United States--Case studies
Contents: Dominican immigrants in the US and Providence, Rhode Island -- What do we know about children of immigrant families? -- Guiding theories -- The nuts and bolts of this study -- Modeling language and academic performance -- So what does all this mean -- Closing thoughts.