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Articles from Vol. 25, No. 1, September
Educational, Familial, Social, and Criminal Profiles of Male Juvenile Offenders
Over the last decade alone, the overall crime rate among adolescents has increased substantially. To understand this trend, this article examines characteristics of adolescent males who come into contact with the juvenile justice system. The study focuses...
Revising during Writing in a Second Grade Classroom
This study investigated the revision practices ofsecond grade writers. The investigator became a participant observer in a classroom. The compositions of children were examined, and children were interviewed in the midst of writing. The classroom teacher...
Self-Enhancement versus Self-Derogation Biases in Learning a Foreign Language
Two types of biases occur in foreign language learning. The first bias, self-enhancement, refers to students who are unrealistically optimistic about their ability to learn a foreign language. The second bias, self-- derogation, refers to students who...