ERIC Number: EJ466273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Everyday Stressors in the Lives of Anglo and Hispanic Learning Handicapped Adolescent.
Zetlin, Andrea G.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v22 n3 p327-35 Jun 1993
The sociocultural context of the lives of five Hispanic American and five Anglo learning-disabled adolescents was studied over a school year to determine everyday stressors and coping strategies. In addition to the typical concerns of adolescents, cultural conflicts and learning handicapped status are major sources of stress. (SLD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Anglo Americans, Behavior Patterns, Context Effect, Coping, Cultural Differences, Daily Living Skills, Hispanic Americans, Learning Disabilities, Life Events, Psychological Patterns, Racial Differences, Self Concept, Sociocultural Patterns, Stress Management, Stress Variables
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A