Handbook of Special Education

By 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. in spite of the fact that, it's nonetheless generally misunderstood and is still dogged by way of controversies regarding things like categorization, grouping, overview, placement, investment, guideline, and various criminal matters. the aim of this 13-part, 57-chapter guide is to aid profile and convey larger readability to this sprawling and starting to be box. to make sure consistency around the quantity, bankruptcy authors evaluate and combine present study, determine strengths and weaknesses, word gaps within the literature, and speak about implications for perform and destiny study. Key gains include:

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

Issues & Trends—In addition to synthesizing empirical findings and supplying a serious research of the prestige and path of present learn, bankruptcy authors talk about matters with regards to perform and examine tendencies in thinking.

Categorical Chapters—In order to supply a complete and comparative therapy of the twelve specific chapters in part IV, bankruptcy authors have been requested to persist with a constant define: Definition, Causal components, identity, Behavioral features, evaluation, academic Programming, and tendencies and Issues.

Expertise—Edited via of the main entire students in particular schooling, bankruptcy authors contain a delicately selected mix of demonstrated and emerging younger stars within the field.

This e-book is a suitable reference quantity for someone (researchers, students, graduate scholars, practitioners, coverage makers, and oldsters) attracted to the kingdom of designated schooling this day: its examine base, present matters and practices, and destiny developments. it's also applicable as a textbook for graduate point classes in specified education.

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