ERIC Number: EJ464993
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Do Laboratory Experiences Change College Students' Attitudes toward the Elderly?
Shoemake, Alta F.; Rowland, Virginia T.
Educational Gerontology, v19 n4 p295-309 Jun 1993
Pre/posttests measured the attitudes of 60 college students using a senior center as a gerontology lab to the physical, interpersonal, cognitive, and affective characteristics of older adults. Most change in attitudes involved physical attributes. Most were enthusiastic about the lab experience and working professionally with the elderly. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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