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ERIC Number: EJ513448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0885-6257
Influences on Attitudes towards Children with Mental Handicap.
Gash, Hugh; Coffey, Denise
European Journal of Special Needs Education, v10 n1 p1-16 Mar 1995
This study, involving 125 female Irish elementary students, found that girls in a school which had 2 classes of students with moderate mental disabilities had more prosocial attitudes towards children with disabilities than girls in a school which did not have students with mental disabilities. Intervention resulted in a maturing of the children's understanding of students with mental disability. (MDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland