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ERIC Number: EJ673044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-4159
Decisions Hispanic Families Make after the Identification of Deafness.
Steinberg, Annie; Bain, Lisa; Li, Yuelin; Delgado, Gilbert; Ruperto, Vivian
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, v8 n3 p291-314 Sum 2003
A study examined the decision making processes of 29 Hispanic families who have a child with hearing impairments. Results indicate language and cultural barriers often complicate deliberations of parents. The communication method chosen tended to be the one recommended by professionals, usually a combination of spoken English and sign language. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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