Learning Disabilities: Theoretical and Research Issues

By H. Lee Swanson, Barbara K. Keogh

Publish yr note: First released in 1990

This quantity has been constructed as an instantaneous results of a convention backed by way of the overseas Academy for study in studying Disabilities, held on the college of California at la.

The textual content presents a overview and critique of present examine within the components of intelligence, social cognition, success, and subtyping as they relate to studying disabilities. additionally, the idea that social habit is a side of intelligence and the connection among language and examining are mentioned intimately via famous specialists.

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