Portland State University. School of Social Work
Date of Award
Master of Social Work (MSW)
People with mental disabilities -- Home care -- Public opinion
This paper will cover the following subject areas: a brief history of attitudes toward and treatment of the retarded, to give an historical perspective to current developments; a review of current research of attitudes toward the retarded; a statement of the research question and the research design; the results of this research; and a concluding discussion.
Cooprider, Fred T., "A Survey of Neighborhood Attitudes Toward the Mentally Retarded and Community Group Homes" (1977). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 1894.