ERIC Number: ED156714
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The Social Climate Scales: An Annotated Bibliography. April, 1977.
Moos, Rudolf, Comp.; Max, Wendy, Comp.
The Social Climate Scales were designed to assess the dimensions of four types of environments: treatment, total institutions, school, and community settings. This report provides abstracts of recent research projects in which the scales have been used. The projects involved use of the Ward Atmosphere Scale, Community-Oriented Programs Environment Scale, Correctional Institutions Environment Scale, Cl8ssroom Environment Scale, University Residence Environment Scale, Family Environment Scale, Work Environment Scale, and Group Environment Scale. Brief annotations of sixty additional research projects are appended. Three basic reference books of interest are also briefly described. (JAC)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Correctional Institutions, Elementary Secondary Education, Environment, Environmental Influences, Environmental Research, Hospitals, Institutional Environment, Institutional Research, Postsecondary Education, Program Evaluation, Rating Scales, Rehabilitation Centers, Research Projects, Schools, Social Environment, Social Influences
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD.; National Inst. on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.; Veterans Administration, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Veterans Administration Hospital, Palo Alto, CA.; Stanford Univ., CA. Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science.
Identifiers: Classroom Environment Scale (Trickett and Moos); Community Oriented Programs Environment Scale; Correctional Institutions Environment Scale; Family Environment Scale; Group Environment Scale; Social Climate Scales; University Residence Environment Scales; Ward Atmosphere Scale; Work Environment Scale