International Business Management

Year: 2016
Volume: 10
Issue: 22
Page No. 5376 - 5386

Influence of Parents’ Educational and Occupational Background on Educational Support of Secondary School Students in Jigawa and Kano States, Nigeria

Authors : Nchedo Eucharia Aye, Magaji Haladu Idris Theresa Olunwa Oforka, Immaculata Nwakaego Akaneme, Magaji Idris and Ann Nkechi Okolo

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