The Effectiveness of Sociometric Grouping in Improving the Social Status of Rejected Girls in Eighth-grade Homemaking Classes Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The Effectiveness of Sociometric Grouping in Improving the Social Status of Rejected Girls in Eighth-grade Homemaking Classes

Creator

  • Author: Bissell, Mary Elvira
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Chair: Luecke, Editha, b. 1894
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Major Professor
  • Committee Member: Beamer, George C.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Minor Professor

Publisher

  • Name: North Texas State College
    Place of Publication: Denton, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1953-08

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The purpose of the present study is to determine the effectiveness of sociometric groupings in bringing about improved social status of rejected girls in eighth-grade homemaking classes. Specifically, the study seeks to answer to the questions: Do significant changes occur in personal and social adjustment when pupils are placed in groups according to their choice? Is there evidence of improved social status of rejected pupils when sociometric groupings are used throughout the year?
  • Physical Description: v, 46 leaves : ill.

Subject

  • Keyword: sociometric grouping
  • Keyword: social status
  • Keyword: rejected girls
  • Keyword: homemaking classes
  • Keyword: eightth-grade
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Junior high school girls -- Social conditions.

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jefferson County - Orange

Collection

  • Name: UNT Theses and Dissertations
    Code: UNTETD

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.
  • Rights Holder: Bissell, Mary Elvira

Resource Type

  • Thesis or Dissertation

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Call Number: 379 N81 no.2211
  • Accession or Local Control No: n_02211
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2480049
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc130318

Degree

  • Degree Level: Master's
  • Degree Grantor: North Texas State College
  • Degree Name: Master of Science
  • Academic Department: School of Home Economics
  • Degree Discipline: Home Economics

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