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Science aspirations of urban Latino students: A study in East Los Angeles, California

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Latinos are now the largest racial and ethnic minority group in the United States. However, despite the size of the population, Latinos have historically been underrepresented in the sciences. While interventions have been implemented across the U.S. in order to raise aspirations towards a future in the sciences, the proportion of Latino youth choosing to enter the science pipeline remains low. This suggests that intervention programs designed generally might not take into account importan...

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SSD
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Education
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Pembroke College
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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Education
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Education
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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University of Oxford
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SSD
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Education
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Lady Margaret Hall
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University of Reading
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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