ERIC Number: EJ636724
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Understanding AIDS: A Comparison of Children in the United States and Thailand.
Young, Margaret H.; Schvaneveldt, J. D.; Lindauer, Shelley L. K.; Schvaneveldt, Paul L.
Family Relations, v50 n4 p394-401 Oct 2001
Children's knowledge and understanding of AIDS was assessed, and results were compared between Thailand and U.S. samples. Findings show that Thai children have higher levels of accurate knowledge of AIDS compared with their U.S. counterparts. Findings are discussed in terms of current AIDS infection rates and educational prevention efforts in both cultures. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Thailand