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ERIC Number: EJ370458
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Social Networks and Disabled Adults: Preliminaries of an Empirical Research Program.
Kniel, Adrian; Windisch, Matthias
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v10 n3 p331-33 1987
Social network research can determine the possibilities and limits of informal support systems for handicapped adults. Analysis of 370 handicapped adults' social networks focuses on: social network characteristics, demographic characteristics, amount of support received, type of support needed, and feelings of balance/imbalance, independence/dependence, social isolation/integration, etc. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Policymakers; Researchers; Practitioners
Language: English
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