ERIC Number: EJ387254
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Brothers and Sisters: Meeting Special Needs.
Gallagher, Peggy A.; Powell, Thomas H.
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, v8 n4 p24-37 Win 1989
The literature is reviewed on sibling relationships involving a child who is handicapped. An analysis of interaction patterns for nonhandicapped children is also provided. Factors contributing to a sibling's adjustment include family size, socioeconomic status, and characteristics of the child who is handicapped. Potential instructional roles of siblings are evaluated. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Families in Special Education.