Child, Family and School Factors as Correlates of Truancy among Secondary School Students
The alarming rate at which students skipped schools constitutes grave consequences for national development. In its attempt to explain the occurrence of this menace ill schools, this paper investigated the influence of child, family and school factors on the existence of school truancy. A total of five hundred and forty sampled chronic absentees purposively selected from secondary schools in...
Published at Nigerian Journal of Applied Psychology
Published in 2004
Abiodun M Gesinde
Gesinde Abiodun » Abiodun M Gesinde is a Professor of Counselling Psychology in the Department of Psychology, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria. He graduated from the University of Ibadan with Doctoral degree in Counselling Psychology. He commenced his academic sojourn with the Federal College of Education (Special), Oyo, Oyo State as an assistant lecturer and rose to the position of principal lecturer. He has... view full profile
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