Development and Disabilities: Intellectual, Sensory and Motor Impairments / Edition 1

Development and Disabilities: Intellectual, Sensory and Motor Impairments / Edition 1

by Robert M. Hodapp
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521483387

ISBN-13: 9780521483384

Pub. Date: 09/28/2013

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Development and Disabilities offers the first "multidisability" developmental approach to children with mental retardation, deafness, blindness, and motor impairments. Both similarities and differences are noted in development across disabilities, with the aim of achieving better research and intervention. This book should be of interest to a wide range of…  See more details below

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Development and Disabilities offers the first "multidisability" developmental approach to children with mental retardation, deafness, blindness, and motor impairments. Both similarities and differences are noted in development across disabilities, with the aim of achieving better research and intervention. This book should be of interest to a wide range of researchers and practitioners interested in the development of children with disabilities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521483384
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IIntroduction and History
1What Are Developmental Approaches?3
2Historical Precursors13
Pt. IIApplications of Developmental Approaches to Children with Disabilities
3Mental Retardation: I. Origins and Organismic Issues35
4Mental Retardation: II. Contextual Issues67
5Deafness98
6Blindness and Visual Impairments126
7Motor Impairments144
Pt. IIIImplications and Applications
8General Lessons161
9Toward Better Interventions179
10Evaluating Developmental Approaches201
App.: Resources Organizations and Publications213
References225
Author Index257
Subject Index263

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