ERIC Number: ED158539
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Issues of Social Adjustment and Societal Attitudes: A Comparative Perspective.
Mba, P. O.
The author cites examples of superstitious beliefs and negative attitudes toward disabled persons in developing countries, and suggests steps toward attitudinal change, including public education and socialization of the handicapped. Briefly reviewed are results of a study on the role of information about the handicapped as a variable in attitudinal change. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the World Contress on Future Special Education (First, Stirling, Scotland, June 25 - July 1, 1978)