ERIC Number: EJ624430
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Knowledge and Attitudes of High School Pupils towards Children with Special Health Care Needs: An Israeli Exploration.
Brook, Uzi; Galili, A.
Patient Education and Counseling, v40 n1 p5-10 Apr 2000
Surveys high school students (N=171) regarding their attitudes towards chronically disabled individuals who have special needs. Determined that previous personal knowledge of a child with a chronic disability influenced understanding of the particular ailment; and attitudes became more tolerant as students got older. Presents conclusions for health promotion in schools. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Israel