Toward a Psychosocial and Sociocultural Understanding of Achievement Motivation Among Latino Gang Members in U.S. Schools

Arfaniarromo, Albert
September 2001
Journal of Instructional Psychology;Sep2001, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p123
Academic Journal
Examines the psychosocial and sociocultural development theories regarding Latino gang members in the United States. Impact of culture and identity on alternative achievement orientation; Influence of street gang socialization on delinquent achievement orientation among members; Manifestation of cultural disparity in self-identity conflicts of Latinos.


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