Foundations of Special Education: An Introduction

Foundations of Special Education: An Introduction

Author(s): Michael Farrell

Published Online: 17 SEP 2009

Print ISBN: 9780470753965

Online ISBN: 9780470744659

DOI: 10.1002/9780470744659

About this Book

A unique cross-disciplinary critique of the foundations of Special Education.

  • Covers legal, conceptual, medical, pharmacological, neuropsychological, social, behavioural, cognitive, psychotherapeutic, psycholinguistic, technological and pedagogical foundations
  • Provides examples of how each foundation provides insights or practical contributions to special education generally, and to specific disabilities and disorders in particular
  • Delivers information across all major types of disorder/disability in a single volume, creating a must-have reference for anyone involved in special education training, research or teaching

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