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ERIC Number: EJ488034
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
Looking Sociologically at Family Coping with Visual Impairment.
Nixon, H. L., II
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v88 n4 p329-37 Jul-Aug 1994
This article provides an overview of sociological perspectives and knowledge about social aspects of families coping with visual impairment. Special attention is given to the importance of the social structures and dynamics of families as social networks, the social construction of impairment experiences by families, family social support relations, and the visual impairment of older family members. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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