Chapter 15. The Genetics of Learning Disabilities

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Barton Childs and
  2. Joan M. Finucci

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720486.ch15

Ciba Foundation Symposium 66 - Human Genetics: Possibilities and Realities

Ciba Foundation Symposium 66 - Human Genetics: Possibilities and Realities

How to Cite

Childs, B. and Finucci, J. M. (1979) The Genetics of Learning Disabilities, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 66 - Human Genetics: Possibilities and Realities (eds R. Porter and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720486.ch15

Author Information

  1. Departmeni of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins Universiiy School of Medicine, Baltimore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444900647

Online ISBN: 9780470720486

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Keywords:

  • genetics;
  • learning disabilities;
  • hypertension;
  • psychiatry;
  • social settings

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Secular Changes

  • Geographical And Ethnic Differences

  • Familial Transmission

  • Phenotypic Heterogeneity

  • Sex Differences

  • Acknowledgement

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References