ERIC Number: EJ424127
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Fourth Graders' Attitudes toward AIDS Issues: A Concern for the Elementary School Counselor.
Holcomb, Thomas F.
Elementary School Guidance and Counseling, v25 n2 p83-90 Dec 1990
Examined attitudes toward Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) issues among 224 fourth grade students. Student responses to 36-item questionnaire revealed that students had good understanding of 3 major modes of spreading AIDS. They perceived AIDS as real and formidable health problem and expressed fears and concerns about AIDS. Findings have implications for elementary school counselors. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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