Effect of type of cause on attitudes toward mental illness and relationships between the attitudes.

@article{Eker1985EffectOT,
  title={Effect of type of cause on attitudes toward mental illness and relationships between the attitudes.},
  author={D. Eker},
  journal={The International journal of social psychiatry},
  year={1985},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={
          243-51
        }
}
The effects of four types of supposedly causative factors on judgements of mental illness, social distance, and prognosis were assessed among university students. Correlations between the components of attitudes were also examined. A vignette format was utilized. Analysis showed that the etiology of the case and the sex of the respondents had no significant influence except for sex in only one social distance item. However, there were statistically nonsignificant tendencies. Correlations… CONTINUE READING