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ERIC Number: ED181081
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Pages: 78
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The CATE: Children's Attitudes Toward the Elderly. Test Manual.
Jantz, Richard K.; And Others
The Children's Attitudes Toward the Elderly (CATE) is designed to assess the attitudes of children, ages 3 to 11, towards the elderly through analysis of the affective, behavioral, and knowledge components of attitudes. To achieve a balanced sample of test items for each domain, four measurement techniques are used: open-ended questions; semantic differential; picture series; and individual interviews, a Piaget-based technique designed to assess children's cognitive development in regard to concepts of age. For each subtest, the following information is given: administration, definitions and scoring, and validity and reliability. Norming data are included in the manual. The four subtests are appended. (MH)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Retired Teachers Association, Washington, DC.; American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park. Center on Aging.; Maryland Univ., College Park. Coll. of Education.
Identifiers: Childrens Attitudes Toward the Elderly; Test Manuals
Note: For related document, see ED 142 860