ERIC Number: EJ412812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Have College Students' Attitudes toward Older People Changed?
Schwalb, Susan J.; Sedlacek, William E.
Journal of College Student Development, v31 n2 p127-32 Mar 1990
Administered Situational Attitude Scale-Age to 42 college freshmen in 1979 and again in 1988 to examine their attitudes toward age. Results revealed that overall attitudes of college students toward older people were generally negative in both samples. Respondents felt negatively toward older persons in both academic and social situations. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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