Foundations of Special Education
2009. 328 Pages, Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-470-75396-5 - John Wiley & Sons
A unique cross-disciplinary critique of the foundations of SpecialEducation.* Covers legal, conceptual, medical, pharmacological,neuropsychological, social, behavioural, cognitive,psychotherapeutic, psycholinguistic, technological and pedagogicalfoundations* Provides examples of how each foundation provides insights orpractical contributions to special education generally, and tospecific disabilities and disorders in particular* Delivers information across all major types ofdisorder/disability in a single volume, creating a must-havereference for anyone involved in special education training,research or teaching
From the contents
Preface.Acknowledgements.The Author.1 Components of Special Education.2 Legal/Typological.3 Terminological.4 Social.5 Medical.6 Neuropsychological.7 Psychotherapeutic.8 Behavioural/Observational.9 Developmental.10 Psycholinguistic.11 Technological.12 Pedagogical.13 Conclusion.Bibliography.Index.