ERIC Number: EJ622572
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Working with Older Persons: Student Views and Experiences.
Paton, Ruth N.; Sar, Bibhuti K.; Barber, Gerard; Holland, Beverly E.
Educational Gerontology, v27 n2 p169-83 Mar 2001
Graduate (n=96) and undergraduate (n=67) students identified the characteristics that influenced their knowledge of and interest in working with older people. The number of personal and professional experiences involving older adults positively influenced their interest. There were no age or gender differences in responses. (Contains 22 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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