Show simple item record Dr. Al Muhairy, Ousha A. 2018-08-02T06:19:53Z 2018-08-02T06:19:53Z 2013
dc.identifier.issn 1726-3678
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to uncover the factors and causes of disabilities in Abu Dhabi according to the type of disability. The instrument of this study was developed and administered to (241) participating parents .To assure the reliability and content validity of the instrument the instrument was assessed by experts in the field of special education. Additionally, the internal consistency of the instrument was established which assessed the reliability. The internal consistency was appropriate for this study (r=.91). Results of this study revealed that the percentage of the known causes of disabilities is 79.3% where as the percentage of the unknown causes of disabilities is 20.7. Additionally, 50.3% of the reported causes of disabilities were due to prenatal causes. The other most common causes of disabilities in Abu Dhabi include UAE mother’s lower level of education and mother’s age during pregnancy. In addition to that, the relationship between disability and other variables including family, social, and educational factors. Accordingly, some recommendations are included. en_US
dc.language.iso other en_US
dc.publisher University of Bahrain en_US
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International *
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dc.subject Handicap
dc.subject causes of disability.
dc.title Cause of disability in abudhabi en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.volume 14
dc.issue 01
dc.source.title Journal of Educational & Psychological Sciences
dc.abbreviatedsourcetitle JEPS

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