ERIC Number: EJ612944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Workplace Culture, Social Interactions, and Supports for Transition-Age Young Adults.
Butterworth, John; Hagner, David; Helm, David T.; Whelley, Teresa A.
Mental Retardation, v38 n4 p342-53 Aug 2000
This paper reports results of a qualitative study of the workplace experiences of eight young adults with developmental disabilities. Four characteristics of supportive workplaces were identified: (1) multiple context relationships; (2) specific social opportunities; (3) a personal and team-building management style; and (4) interdependent job designs. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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