ERIC Number: EJ351800
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
"They're Not Like You and Me": Institutional Attendants' Perspectives on Residents.
Taylor, Steven J.
Child and Youth Services, v8 n3-4 p109-25 1987
Examines caretakers' definitions of residents at public institutions for the mentally retarded. While attendants have been the target of institutional reform efforts, at the institutions studied, these efforts have not resulted in significant changes in attendants' condescension toward residents. (Author/LHW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on qualitative research and evaluation in group care.