ERIC Number: EJ624817
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
The Continuum and Current Controversies in the USA.
Taylor, Steven J.
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, v26 n1 p15-33 Mar 2001
This article reviews policy developments in deinstitutionalization and community inclusion in North America, specifically the United States. It begins with a critique of the continuum concept and the associated principle of the least restrictive environment. Past and current controversies surrounding deinstitutionalization are then examined. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Community Living and People with Intellectual Disability Part II.