Factor analysis of the Spanish Multidimensional Attitudes Scale Toward Persons with Disabilities.

  title={Factor analysis of the Spanish Multidimensional Attitudes Scale Toward Persons with Disabilities.},
  author={Lillian Flores Stevens and Mimi Almaz Getachew and Paul B Perrin and Diego Rivera and Silvia Leonor Olivera Plaza and Juan Carlos Arango-Lasprilla},
  journal={Rehabilitation psychology},
  volume={58 4},
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVE To study the psychometric properties of a Spanish version of the Multidimensional Attitudes Scale toward Persons with Disabilities (MAS) and examine its factor structure using confirmatory and exploratory factor analyses on data from a Colombian collegiate sample. RESEARCH METHOD/DESIGN Five hundred students from Sur Colombia University in Neiva, Colombia, completed the Multidimensional Attitudes toward People with Disability scale. Forty-eight percent were male, and the… CONTINUE READING

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