ERIC Number: ED218855
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Attitudes & Disability: An Annotated Bibliography, 1975-1981.
Makas, Elaine, Comp.
The annotated bibliography contains approximately 1,000 citations (1975-1981) dealing with attitudes related to disability. In addition to a brief annotation, entries include information on author, title, source, date, and pagination. Citations are classified according to the following topics: specific disabilities (cardiovascular impairment, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, hearing impairment, learning disabilities, mental illness, mental retardation, mobility impairment, visual impairment); attitudes of disabled persons/adjustment to disability; of family members; of educational professionals/attitudes related to education; of employers/attitudes related to employment; of legal and law enforcement professionals/attitudes related to law; of medical and mental health professionals; of rehabilitation and social work professionals; of children and adolescents; of the general public; specific intervention strategies/programs for inducing attitudinal change; theories related to attitudinal development and change; and instrumentation for measuring attitudes. (CL)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Annotated Bibliographies, Attitude Change, Attitude Measures, Attitudes toward Disabilities, Cerebral Palsy, Community Attitudes, Disabilities, Educational Attitudes, Emotional Disturbances, Employer Attitudes, Employment, Epilepsy, Family Relationship, Hearing Impairments, Intervention, Law Enforcement, Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation, Physical Disabilities, Social Attitudes, Social Workers, Special Health Problems, Teacher Attitudes, Theories, Visual Impairments
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Handicapped Research (ED), Washington, DC.; George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. School of Education.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washignton, DC. Regional Rehabilitation Research Inst. on Attitudinal, Legal and Leisure Barriers.