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Durham University

School of Education

Staff Profile

Publication details for Prof Joe Elliott

J.G. Elliott, N. Hufton, L. Illushin & W. Willis (2001). The Kids Are Doing All Right': Differences in Parental Satisfaction, Expectation, and Attribution in St. Petersburg, Sunderland, and Kentucky. Cambridge Journal of Education 31(2): 179-204.
  • Publication type: Journal Article

Author(s) from Durham


Explores children's attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors in Sunderland (United Kingdom), Eastern Kentucky, and St. Petersburg (Russia) by surveying parental perspectives. States that findings from these three regions reinforce earlier findings about British and U.S. complacency and the more demanding nature of the Russian context. (BT)