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ERIC Number: EJ473881
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-1277
Knowledge of and Attitudes toward Aging in Young, Middle-Aged, and Older College Students: A Comparison of Two Measures of Knowledge of Aging.
O'Hanlon, Ann M.; And Others
Educational Gerontology, v19 n8 p753-66 Dec 1993
Palmore's Facts on Aging Quiz, Knowledge of Aging and the Elderly scale, and Aging Semantic Differential were completed by 387 college students aged 17-85. Knowledge scores were not related to measures of attitudes toward older adults. Older students had higher knowledge scores and more positive attitudes. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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