ERIC Number: EJ617636
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Defining Mental Illness: The Relationship between College Students' Beliefs about the Definition of Mental Illness and Tolerance.
Granello, Darcy Haag; Granello, Paul F.
Journal of College Counseling, v3 n2 p100-12 Fall 2000
Investigates the relationship between college undergraduate students' (N=102) beliefs about the definition of mental illness and their tolerance toward individuals with mental illnesses. Results show that students with broad and inclusive definitions of mental illness had more benevolent, less authoritarian, and less socially restrictive attitudes toward individuals with mental illnesses. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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