ERIC Number: EJ361011
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Hearing-Impaired Children in Black and Hispanic Families.
Fischgrund, Joseph E.; And Others
Volta Review, v89 n5 p59-67 Sep 1987
The article presents sociocultural information about Black and Hispanic families and the implications for intervention programs for parents of hearing-impaired minority children. Discussion addresses the importance of the extended family and community in providing care, differing belief systems about handicaps, and anxieties in adjusting to a new or alien culture. (Author/VW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Families and Their Hearing-Impaired Children.