ERIC Number: EJ620392
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Death Education: Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perspectives of Irish Parents and Teachers.
McGovern, Marguerita; Barry, Margaret M.
Death Studies, v24 n2 p325-33 2000
Surveyed the knowledge, attitudes, and perspectives of 119 Irish parents and 142 primary school teachers concerning children's grief and the concept of death education. Found high levels of understanding of the nature of children's grief, strong support for discussing death with children before they encounter it, and general support for inclusion of death education in the school curriculum. (HTH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Ireland