The Resource Brothers and sisters of disabled children, Peter Burke

Brothers and sisters of disabled children, Peter Burke

Label
Brothers and sisters of disabled children
Title
Brothers and sisters of disabled children
Statement of responsibility
Peter Burke
Title variation
Brothers and sisters of children with disabilities
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the overlooked subject of non-disabled siblings in families where there is a disabled child, Brothers and Sisters of Disabled Children details the experiences of these children and explores what it means to them to have a disabled brother or sister. Through family interviews and one-to-one meetings, Peter Burke records siblings' views on issues ranging from the everyday social restrictions on their lives, the discrimination they face at school, through to their concerns about the future. He also considers the difficulties for siblings of finding their own identity in 'disabled' famil
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.4043083
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ773.6
LC item number
.B87 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Brothers and sisters of disabled children, Peter Burke
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-150) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Brothers and Sisters of Disabled Children; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1 Theory and Practice; Chapter 2 A Framework for Analysis: The Research Design; Chapter 3 The Impact of Disability on the Family; Chapter 4 Family and Sibling Support; Chapter 5 Children as Young Carers; Chapter 6 Change, Adjustment and Resilience; Chapter 7 The Role of Sibling Support Groups; Chapter 8 Support Services and Being Empowered; Chapter 9 Conclusions: Reflections on Professional Practice for Sibling and Family Support; Chapter 10 Postscript
  • Appendix 1 Questionnaire Support for Brothers and Sisters of Disabled ChildrenAppendix 2 Questionnaire Sibling Group Evaluation; References; Subject Index; Author Index
Control code
ocm53382618
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (159 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846426384
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35678136
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53382618
  • pebcs0585478236

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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