Human Exceptionality: School, Community, and Family / Edition 10

Human Exceptionality: School, Community, and Family / Edition 10

by Michael L. Hardman, Clifford J. Drew, M. Winston Egan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495810584

ISBN-13: 9780495810582

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Expanding on its widely respected and unique focus on the critical role of professionals in education, psychology, counseling, health care, and human services, HUMAN EXCEPTIONALITY: SCHOOL, COMMUNITY, AND FAMILY, 12th Edition, is an evidence-based testament to how cross-professional collaboration enhances the lives of exceptional individuals and their families.

Overview

Expanding on its widely respected and unique focus on the critical role of professionals in education, psychology, counseling, health care, and human services, HUMAN EXCEPTIONALITY: SCHOOL, COMMUNITY, AND FAMILY, 12th Edition, is an evidence-based testament to how cross-professional collaboration enhances the lives of exceptional individuals and their families. This text's unique lifespan approach combines powerful research, evidence-based practices, and inspiring stories, engendering passion and empathy and enhancing the lives of individuals with exceptionalities. Designed to help students experience individuals with disabilities and their families in a personal and intimate fashion, HUMAN EXCEPTIONALITY is an excellent resource for preparing both preservice and practicing teachers, as well as a range of other human services professionals in the fields of psychology, sociology, social work, and the health sciences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495810582
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
What's New in Education Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: THROUGH THE LIFESPAN. 1. Understanding Exceptionalities in the 21st Century. 2. Education for All. 3. Inclusion and Multidisciplinary Collaboration in the Early Childhood and Elementary School Years. 4. Secondary Education and Transition Planning. Part II: PERSPECTIVES ON DIVERSITY AND THE FAMILY. 5. Cultural and Linguistic Diversity. 6. Exceptionalities and Families. Part III: PEOPLE WHO ARE EXCEPTIONAL. 7. Learning Disabilities. 8. Emotional/Behavioral Disorders. 9. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 10. Communication Disorders. 11. Autism Spectrum Disorders. 12. Severe and Multiple Disabilities. 13. Sensory Disabilities: Hearing and Vision Loss. 14. Physical Disabilities and Other Health Disorders. Part IV: EXCEPTIONAL GIFTS AND TALENTS. 15. Gifted, Creative, and Talented.

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