International Review Of Research In Mental Retardation

International Review Of Research In Mental Retardation

by Laraine Masters Glidden
     
 

ISBN-10: 012366232X

ISBN-13: 9780123662323

Pub. Date: 10/01/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Science

International Review of Research in Mental Retardation is an ongoing scholarly look at research into the causes, effects, classification systems, syndromes, etc. of mental retardation. Contributors come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences.

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International Review of Research in Mental Retardation is an ongoing scholarly look at research into the causes, effects, classification systems, syndromes, etc. of mental retardation. Contributors come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences.

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• Discusses the developmental epidemiology of mental retardation and developmental disabilities
• Explores the cutting edge methodological, statistical, and theoretical advances within the field
• Section I serves as an introduction, Section II reviews the various measurements, and Section III focuses on the epidemiological findings

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123662323
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Series:
International Review of Research in Mental Retardation Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
0.88(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Behavioral phenotypes : going beyond the two-group approach
Prenatal drug exposure and mental retardation
Spina bifida : genes, brain, and development
The role of the basal ganglia in the expression of stereotyped, self-injurious behaviors in developmental disorders
Risk factors for Alzheimer's disease in Down syndrome
Precursors of mild mental retardation in children with adolescent mothers
The ecological context of challenging behavior in young children with developmental disabilities
Employment and intellectual disability : achieving successful employment outcomes
Technology use and people with mental retardation

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