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Birth order, child labor, and school attendance in Brazil
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2008-09)
This paper examines the effects of birth order on intra-household allocations as evidenced by the child labor incidence and school attendance of Brazilian children. Previous studies have found that earlier born children ...
Factors Influencing Students' Absenteeism in Primary Schools in Jamaica: Perspectives of Community Members
(School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, 2010)
This study sought to determine the root causes of absenteeism in selected primary schools in Jamaica by investigating the influence of personal, educational, and community factors on student absenteeism from school. Data ...
Factors infl uencing pre-school children’s attendance to public health services in Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico
(Facultad de Odontología, 2015)
Participation in extracurricular activities by students attending assisted and prestige schools in Trinidad
(School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, 2004)
Participation in 19 extra-curricular activities was investigated in 1,312 secondary school students attending assisted and/or prestige schools in Trinidad. The sample was 60 percent male, 21 percent African descent, 41 ...
O jovem autor de ato infracional e a educação escolar : significados, desafios e caminhos para a permanência na escola
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Educação, 2011-02-24)
The legal achievements that reassure the rights for children and young people, especially the right to education, are in need of the public actions concerning democratization of school access and attendance of young ...
The school attendance effects of childhood influenza vaccination in Chile
In 2015, Chile changed the target population for the national influenza immunization campaign and added children under six years old. Using national school attendance data, I test whether childhood flu vaccination has a ...