Handbook of Special Education

Handbook of Special Education

James M. Kauffman, Daniel P. Hallahan


Special schooling is now a longtime a part of public schooling within the United States—by legislations and by way of customized. although, it truly is nonetheless commonly misunderstood and is still dogged by way of controversies on the topic of things like categorization, grouping, review, placement, investment, guideline, and various criminal concerns. the aim of this 13-part, 57-chapter instruction manual is to aid profile and produce larger readability to this sprawling and becoming box. to make sure consistency around the quantity, bankruptcy authors evaluation and combine present study, establish strengths and weaknesses, word gaps within the literature, and talk about implications for perform and destiny examine. Key good points include:

Comprehensive Coverage—Fifty-seven chapters hide all features of particular schooling within the usa together with cultural and foreign comparisons.

Issues & Trends—In addition to synthesizing empirical findings and delivering a severe research of the prestige and path of present study, bankruptcy authors talk about concerns regarding perform and contemplate traits in thinking.

Categorical Chapters—In order to supply a finished and comparative therapy of the twelve specific chapters in part IV, bankruptcy authors have been requested to stick to a constant define: Definition, Causal components, id, Behavioral features, review, academic Programming, and traits and Issues.

Expertise—Edited by way of of the main complete students in unique schooling, bankruptcy authors comprise a delicately selected mix of tested and emerging younger stars within the field.

This e-book is an acceptable reference quantity for someone (researchers, students, graduate scholars, practitioners, coverage makers, and oldsters) drawn to the kingdom of unique schooling at the present time: its learn base, present concerns and practices, and destiny developments. it's also applicable as a textbook for graduate point classes in unique education.

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