ERIC Number: EJ282683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
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Albinism: A Survey of Attitudes and Behavior.
Vander Kolk, Charles J.; Bright, Bobra C.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v77 n2 p49-51 Feb 1983
Attitudes of tenth graders were more positive after receiving information about and exposure to albinism, an inherited condition affecting skin and hair color as well as visual functioning. Attitude difficulties are compounded by poor self-concept and racial factors. Albinic persons frequently know very little about the condition. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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