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Old 01-28-2013, 06:04 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by NEWisc View Post
Interesting that the mean of values did not change much as children got older. Disappointing in a way; I would have expected that increased knowledge would create a greater appreciation of the value of animals. I would also have expected the 'neither' and 'both' categories to increase with age.

Clearly I don't know anything about kids!
I would've thought the the same time I'm not really surprised that it didn't either.


From one thing that I read a while back, students (or people in general?) don't give up misconceptions easily.
"If suburbia were landscaped with meadows, prairies, thickets or forests, or combinations of these, then the water would sparkle, fish would be good to eat again, birds would sing and human spirits would soar." ~ Lorrie Otto
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