ERIC Number: ED413723
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-May
Reference Count: N/A
Community Integration Policy and Practice Abstracts, Third Edition.
Searl, Julia; Harris, Perri
This document is a compilation of 166 abstracts of journal articles relevant to community integration for people with developmental disabilities. Articles were published from 1988 through 1997 and were selected for inclusion based on their relevance to policy and practice with research articles included if they had a strong applied emphasis. Abstracts are grouped under the following topics: abuse, communication--social relationships, community and supported living, criminal justice, education--inclusion, education--policies, employment, facilitated communication, families, funding, health care, institutional closure, leisure, multicultural issues, national trends, parents with disabilities, philosophy/ideology, policy, quality assurance, reproductive issues, self-determination, sexuality, social relationships, and transition to adulthood. (DB)
Descriptors: Adults, Child Abuse, Community Programs, Criminal Law, Cultural Differences, Deinstitutionalization (of Disabled), Developmental Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment, Family (Sociological Unit), Financial Support, Group Homes, Independent Living, Interpersonal Relationship, Leisure Time, Medical Services, Parents with Disabilities, Program Development, Public Policy, Quality Control, Self Determination, Sexuality, Social Integration, Transitional Programs, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Inst. on Community Integration.; Syracuse Univ., NY. Center on Human Policy.