Special Education in Contemporary Society With Infotrac: An Introduction to Exceptionality / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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This engaging text, designed for students of special and general education, provides comprehensive coverage of human exceptionalities across the life span. It employs a traditional organization beginning with four foundations chapters covering such important topics as the history of special education, key litigation and legislation, including up-to-date coverage of the reauthorization of the IDEA, service delivery models, cultural and linguistic diversity, and a full chapter on parents and families. Nine "categorical" chapters, each of which follows a common format, follow these chapters. The book features a strong emphasis on inclusion with coverage of inclusion in each of the categorical chapters. Each categorical chapter also features sections on transition, multicultural consideration, and use of technology.
Table of Contents
|Part I||Foundations of Special Education||1|
|Part II||A Study of Persons with Special Needs||139|
|About the Contributors||648|