Undergraduate and graduate students' attitudes towards AIDS

D. Royse, S. S. Dhooper, L. R. Hatch

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Among 219 respondents, undergraduate or graduate status did not emerge as a good predictor of empathy towards AIDS victims, fear of AIDS, or knowledge of AIDS. Knowledge about AIDS was a better predictor of fear than age, race, or sex. Greater knowledge was associated with greater empathy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1185-1186
Number of pages2
JournalPsychological Reports
Issue number3 II
StatePublished - 1987

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  • General Psychology


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