Introduction to Special Education: Teaching in an Age of Opportunity / Edition 5

Introduction to Special Education: Teaching in an Age of Opportunity / Edition 5

by Deborah Deutsch Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205376169

ISBN-13: 9780205376162

Pub. Date: 04/04/2003

Publisher: Pearson Education

With its continued emphasis on the voices of people with disabilities and their unique perspectives, the Fifth Edition of Introduction to Special Education: Teaching in an Age of Opportunity provides students with the most applied introduction to Special Education available. Using a problem solving approach, this highly-regarded text presents current special…  See more details below

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With its continued emphasis on the voices of people with disabilities and their unique perspectives, the Fifth Edition of Introduction to Special Education: Teaching in an Age of Opportunity provides students with the most applied introduction to Special Education available. Using a problem solving approach, this highly-regarded text presents current special education dilemmas and challenges students to think about their solutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205376162
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
04/04/2003
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
564
Product dimensions:
8.34(w) x 11.34(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1The Context of Special Education: A Time of Opportunity3
Ch. 2Individualized Special Educational Programs: Planning and Delivering Services37
Ch. 3Multicultural and Bilingual Special Education67
Ch. 4Learning Disabilities107
Ch. 5Speech or Language Impairments149
Ch. 6Mental Retardation185
Ch. 7Giftedness and Talent Development223
Ch. 8Emotional or Behavioral Disorders257
Ch. 9Physical Impairments and Special Health Care Needs299
Ch. 10Deafness and Hard of Hearing343
Ch. 11Low Vision or Blindness383
Ch. 12Autistic Spectrum Disorders415
Ch. 13Very Low Incidence Disabilities: Multiple-Severe Disabilities, Deafblindness, and Traumatic Brain Injury445
Glossary479
References491
Name Index537
Subject Index545

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