ERIC Number: EJ647119
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Social Support for Families of Children with Mental Retardation: Comparison between Korea and the United States.
Shin, Jin Y.
Mental Retardation, v40 n2 p103-18 Apr 2002
Thirty-eight American and 40 Korean mothers of children with mental retardation participated in home-visit interviews concerning types of informal and professional social support received. Results showed American mothers received more informal and professional support in almost all domains of social support. Korean mothers experienced more stress. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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