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ERIC Number: EJ439520
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0952-3383
Attitudes of Mainstream Pupils towards Mental Retardation: Pilot Study at a Leeds Secondary School.
Kyle, Catherine; Davies, Katherine
British Journal of Special Education, v18 n3 p103-06 Sep 1991
This survey of 53 students (ages 13-15) at a Leeds (England) secondary school found confusion between mental and physical handicap, confusion between mental handicap and mental illness, and confusion about causes of mental retardation. Most students felt that persons with mental handicap belonged in the community. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)