ERIC Number: EJ425320
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Effects of Intergenerational Experiences on Adolescents and Older Adults.
Chapman, Nancy J.; Neal, Margaret B.
Gerontologist, v30 n6 p825-32 Dec 1990
Evaluated intergenerational program bringing together older people and adolescents to examine assumptions underlying such programing and to determine attitude changes among participants. Only attitude change observed was in adolescents who helped older people showing more enjoyment in being with older people, decreased social distance, and more positive perception of older people's attitudes toward the young. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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