ERIC Number: ED398707
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-May
Reference Count: N/A
Community Integration Policy and Practice Abstracts.
Searl, Julia, Comp.
This compilation of 126 abstracts features journal articles on the community integration of individuals with developmental disabilities. Articles were selected based on their relevance to policy and practice. Research articles were included if they had a strong applied emphasis. Articles were originally published from 1988 to 1996 and are grouped into the following areas, with the number of articles in parentheses: abuse (4), communication--social relationships (2), community and supported living (6), criminal justice (1 article and 8 commentaries), inclusive education (9), education--policies (3), employment (10), facilitated communication (16), families (6), funding (5), health care (2), institutional closure (2), leisure (3), multicultural issues (5), national trends (8), philosophy/ideology (4), policy (10), quality assurance (5), self-determination (7), social relationships (4), and transition to adulthood (7). Each entry provides the author's name, title of the article and journal, and a brief non-evaluative summary of the article. (CR)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Child Abuse, Communication Skills, Community Programs, Cultural Awareness, Developmental Disabilities, Education Work Relationship, Educational Policy, Employment, Empowerment, Family Needs, Financial Support, Health Maintenance Organizations, Housing, Inclusive Schools, Institutions, Interpersonal Competence, Intervention, Policy Analysis, Quality Control, Resource Materials, Self Determination, Sexual Abuse, Sexuality, Social Integration, Supported Employment, Trend Analysis, Vocational Rehabilitation
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Inst. on Community Integration.; National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Syracuse Univ., NY. Center on Human Policy.