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Predictors and consequences of self- handicapping and defensive pessimism among students in selected high schools in Nairobi Province, Kenya
The central problem of this study is that despite the critical role evaluation plays in an education system, students' perception of evaluation is, in most cases, negative. This is because they equate their self-worth with ...
The Relationship between Holland’s Personality Types, Gender, Congruence and Satisfaction with Degree Programs among Thirdyear Students
With the increased number of students enrolling in and graduating from Kenyan public and private universities in the last three decades, it is important to find out if students’ personality types are congruent with choice ...
Academic Motivation and Self-Regulated Learning as Predictors of Academic Achievement of Students in Public Secondary Schools in Nairobi County, Kenya
Nationally, the distribution of secondary school students’ performance in public examinations has been skewed towards the lower grades. This poor performance has been majorly attributed to school environmental factors and ...
Determinants of paternal involvement in pupils’ education and academic achievement among primary school pupils in Nairobi County, Kenya
Many studies have been done on the importance of parental involvement in children‟s education, yet few studies have examined the individual contribution that fathers and mothers make to their children‟s academic achievement. ...
Relationship between levels of exposure to mass media and students’ deviant behaviors in selected secondary schools, Nakuru county Kenya
The influence of the media on the psychosocial development of children and the youth is profound. Kenya has witnessed tremendous and rapid expansion of the mass media, whose large proportion of features is Western oriented. ...
Relationship between adolescents' perceptions of their Parents' behaviours and the teenagers' non-illegal and Minor- illegal delinquency in Nairobi county Secondary schools, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2014)
This study investigated the relationship between adolescents' perceptions of their parents' behaviours and teenagers' involvement in non-illegal and minorillegal delinquency in Nairobi County, Kenya. The study was based ...