Effects of Mental Retardation, Disability, and Illness on Sibling Relationships: Research Issues and Challenges / Edition 1

Effects of Mental Retardation, Disability, and Illness on Sibling Relationships: Research Issues and Challenges / Edition 1

by Zolinda Stoneman
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557661138

ISBN-13: 9781557661135

Pub. Date: 12/28/1992

Publisher: Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557661135
Publisher:
Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Pages:
384

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Sect. IConceptual Issues in Research
Ch. 1Sibling Relations in the Family Context3
Ch. 2Contemporary Themes in Research on Sibling Relationships of Nondisabled Children31
Ch. 3Ethnographic and Ecocultural Perspectives on Sibling Relationships51
Ch. 4Issues and Interventions for Young Siblings of Children with Medical and Development Problems85
Ch. 5Adult Sibling Relationships of Persons with Mental Retardation99
Ch. 6Siblings and Out-of-Home Placement117
Sect. IIResearch Perspectives
Ch. 7Siblings of Persons with Mental Retardation: A Historical Perspective and Recent Findings145
Ch. 8Siblings of Children with Physical Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses: Studies of Risk and Social Ecology185
Ch. 9Siblings of Children with Chronic Illnesses: A Categorical and Noncategorical Look at Selected Literature215
Ch. 10Siblings of Children with Learning Disabilities235
Ch. 11Siblings of Children with Dual Diagnosis253
Sect. IIIMethodological Issues for Future Consideration
Ch. 12Parameters for Inclusion in Studies on Sibling Relationships: Some Heuristic Suggestions275
Ch. 13Measurement Considerations in the Identification and Assessment of Stressors and Coping Strategies287
Ch. 14Lifetime Research on Siblings of Persons with Mental Retardation321
Ch. 15Toward a More General Model for Research on the Well-Being of Siblings of Persons with Disabilities333
Conclusion: Common Themes and Divergent Paths355
Index367

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