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ERIC Number: EJ242055
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
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Contributions of Health and Demographic Status to Death Anxiety and Attitudes toward Voluntary Passive Euthanasia.
Devins, Gerald M.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v11 n4 p293-302 1980-81
Greater death acceptance and anxiety were observed among rural as compared to urban-dwelling participants. Responses by a life-threatened geriatric subsample revealed differences in death fears related to type of medical disorder. Previous findings of no difference in the death fears of heart and cancer patients were replicated. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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