ERIC Number: EJ264128
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Attitudes toward Euthanasia as a Function of Death Fears and Demographic Variables.
Slezak, Michael E.
Essence: Issues in the Study of Ageing, Dying, and Death, v5 n3 p191-97 1982
Studied the relationship of attitudes toward euthanasia to death fears and demographic variables in a sample of 100 adults. Found the strongest predictors of euthanasia attitude were age and amount of education. Suggests individuals who are more experienced with life and death have a more positive attitude toward euthanasia. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A