International Review of Research in Mental Retardation: Volume 26
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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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Product details

  • Hardback | 334 pages
  • 150.4 x 239.3 x 21.1mm | 598.75g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0123662265
  • 9780123662262

Table of contents

Contributors.
Preface.
D.K. Routh and S.R. Schroeder, A History of Psychological Theory and Research in Mental Retardation since World War II.
B. Tonge and S. Einfield, Psychopathology and Intellectual Disability: The Australian Child to Adult Longitudinal Study.
J.L. Wallander, H.M. Koot, and M.C. Dekker, Psychopathology in Children and Adolescents with Intellectual Disability: Measurement, Prevalence, Course, and Risk.
G. Grant, P. Ramcharan, and P. Goward, Resilience, Family Care, and People with Intellectual Disabilities.
M.G. Valdovinos and S.R. Schroeder, Prevalence and Correlates of Psychotropic Medication Use Among Adults with Developmental Disabilities: 1970 -2000.
M.K. Buell, Integration as Acculturation: Developmental Disability, Deinstitutionalization and Service Delivery Implications.
J.P. Das, Cognitive Aging and Down Syndrome: An Interpretation.
Index.
Contents of Previous Volumes.
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Review quote

Praise for the Series
"In 1999... the International Review was reinvigorated... in these volumes one sees evidence of a vibrant, diverse field."
-CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY

"This book is highly detailed and heavily referenced."
-BIOSIS

"Belongs on the shelves of every serious student and researcher whose focal interest is the retarded."
-JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY

"Practically every article is of interest for psychologists who are involved with mental retardation."
-CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY
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About Laraine Masters Glidden

Edited by Laraine Masters Glidden
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