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ERIC Number: EJ465965
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0193-9009
A Rural Community's Reactions to the Deinstitutionalization of Psychiatric Patients.
Hall, Barry L.; And Others
Human Services in the Rural Environment, v15 n4 p20-25 Spr 1992
A survey of 523 households in a rural Alberta (Canada) town found that overall, the community supported deinstitutionalization of patients from the town's psychiatric hospital. The strongest predictor of favorable attitudes toward the mentally ill was education, whereas age, employment status, and income were weak predictors. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada