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  • The Attainment Of Wealth And Social Status

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    The attainment of wealth and social status has been the goal for human beings since the beginning of civilizations. Socioeconomic status [SES] is defined “as a measure of one’s level of education and income” (Friedman, H., & Schustack, 2012, pg.420). The factors that contribute to one’s success have dumbfounded the masses. What makes a person more successful? Some may say the combination of hard work and hint of luck is the key to success. However, it recent years psychologists have questioned whether

  • Socioeconomic Patterns Of Attainment And Reasons For Attainment Gaps

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    2.1 Patterns of attainment and reasons for attainment gaps The pattern of attainment is measured at both primary and secondary education, on the basis of a comparison between different groups of pupils, achieving an expected standard (Gov, 2015:3). The expected standard being a level 4 in reading, writing and maths at the end of their primary education and 5 good passes including English and maths at GCSE, which is their secondary education (Gov,2015:3). This is important to my research because

  • The Theory Of Goal Attainment

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    In 1981 Imogene King introduced her mid-range Theory of Goal Attainment (this theory has also been referred to as the theory of goal achievement (Johnson and Webber, 2010)). This theory is based on the grand theory called the Conceptual System, also created by King (Frey et al: 2002). To understand the more focused mid-range theory it is important to first quickly understand the conceptual system. The conceptual system was created using systems analysis and systems theory literature (Johnson and

  • The Theory Of Goal Attainment

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    Part A In addition to the cultural care theory is there any other evidence of theory application in the case story above? Present and describe. The Theory of Goal Attainment was developed by Imogene King in the early 1960s. It describes a dynamic, interpersonal relationship in which a patient grows and develops to attain certain life goals. King’s concepts are essential in aiding nurses in the nurse-patient relationship. She developed a general systems framework where the framework refers to the

  • Alternative Learning System Performance of Learners

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    5,300_______________________ Household Members | Role in the family, e.g..father.etc | Birhtdate(Month-Day-Year) | Gender | Civil Status | PWD(Specify) | Ethnicity(Specify) | Religion | Highest Educational Attainment | Reason for Not Attending School | Classification of Learners(Non-Literate, Dropout-Elementary, Dropout-Secondary) | Status(Pool/Target) | 1.Roel Tagubaras | Father | 07-09-76 | M | M | | Waray | Catholic | Gr.VI | | | |

  • Julian Castro's Status Achievement In The United States

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    life as a maid, a cook and a babysitter. In just two generations, the family had went from being the poor working class to having a grandchild that would serve as the mayor of San Antonio. Julian Castro’s life experiences demonstrates that status attainment and social mobility are still factors that exists today. Generally speaking, people of high status jobs would encourage their children to go to school and those children who go to school tends to end up with a high status job. Education is one of

  • Socioeconomic Status

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    groups (Chandra, 2006; Shah and Davis, 2017). In 2015, the Office of Management and Budget revised the Standards for the Classification of Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity (See Table 1). Socioeconomic status (SES) includes income and educational attainment, financial security and perceptions of social class (Shavers, 2007; Nicklett, 2011). Numerous studies have suggested that a strong relationship between ethnicity and socioeconomic status exists in America. SES pervades many human functioning to

  • Student Attainment Paper

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    Attainment. Perna et al. (2010) suggested that there is a difference in degree attainment across the various racial groups. Their study examined the culture of Spellman College, a historically black college and university (HBCU), to determine the culture and influences of this school that promotes degree attainment in the STEM fields. They utilized the qualitative methodology to acquire a deeper knowledge of the phenomenon of the culture. The case study approach grounded the research by assisting

  • Goal Attainment Assessment

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    Introduction Goal Attainment Scale (GAS) is the measurement method chosen to determine Sharon’s, (client) progress. This tool has will measure the client change as two treatment goals will be operationalized and monitored (Jordan & Franklin, 2011, p. 68). This paper will describe the clients, track targeted goals over 30 days, analysis the results of the study and address the concerns. Case summary Sharon is a 48-year-old Caucasian women. She has good overall physical health although, suffers

  • Social Inequality In The Wire

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    have changed and also some are still changing today. Chapter 14 was about social mobility and status attainment. It talks about how there hasn't been much change in mobility in the United States lately but it is more upward than downward. Occupational mobility has seen a small decline overtime. Blacks and women are worse than white men when it comes to occupational mobility. For status attainment, blacks and women experience nonrational barriers that white males don't have to worry