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ERIC Number: EJ313839
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Factors in Family Decision-Making about Placement for Developmentally Disabled Individuals.
Tausig, Mark
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v89 n4 p352-61 Jan 1985
Variables affecting placement requests by 251 families for their developmentally disabled members were examined. Results reaffirmed the importance of degree of disability, behavior problems, and external stressors for the decision-making process but also demonstrated that previous assumptions concerning their relative importance should be reexamined. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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