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ERIC Number: EJ452020
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-8756-8705
Understanding the Cultural Characteristics of American Indian Families: Effective Partnerships under the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP).
Nelson, J. Ron; And Others
Rural Special Education Quarterly, v11 n2 p33-36 1992
Legislation requires that early intervention services be delivered to young special needs children within the family context. To help rural professionals develop effective partnerships with American Indian families, common family cultural characteristics are outlined: extended family, permissive discipline, respect for children, group orientation, and some ambivalence about schools. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments 1986