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ERIC Number: EJ614767
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1465-346X
The Responsibilities of Adult Siblings of Adults with Dual Sensory Impairments.
Harland, Penelope; Cuskelly, Monica
International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, v47 n3 p293-307 Sep 2000
A study explored responsibilities and concerns of six young adults in relation to their brother/sister with vision and hearing disabilities. Although mothers were the primary care takers, siblings played an important, secondary role. Siblings expressed guilt about being unable to take a more active role and were aware of future demands. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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