Asian American parents' attributions of children with Down syndrome: connections with child characteristics and culture.

  • Tran M. Ly
  • Published 2008 in Intellectual and developmental disabilities


This study explores cultural differences between European American (n = 26) and Asian American (n = 17) parents' attributional ratings of children with Down syndrome. Links were examined among parents' attributions, reactions, and behaviors regarding their child's jigsaw-puzzle performance. Although the children's puzzle abilities did not differ, compared… (More)
DOI: 10.1352/0047-6765(2008)46[129:AAPAOC]2.0.CO;2