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"This volume provides both contextual information on the development of special education and readily usable information and resources for parents and educators… Overall, the book is well written and provides a useful grounding in special education terminology, curricular issues, legislation, and policy."
-ARBA

Special Education: A Reference Book for Policy & Curriculum Development
Second Edition


Pub. Date: February 2009
Hardcover: 600 pages
ISBN: 1-59237-292-9/978-1-59237-292-8
Price: $145.00
EBook ISBN: 978-1-59237-303-1 EBook Vendors

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A reference work that presents a chronology focusing on special education, its development, and the important issues that both positively and negatively affect the field. Updated through current events, this second edition provides an excellent introduction to special education in all of its practical aspects—how it developed, its curriculum, assessment issues, the law, and advocacy.

The comprehensive coverage of this important topic will make this resource a must-have for all public, university and high school libraries, in addition to the reference collection of university education departments and school districts..

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Pub. Date: February 2009
Hardcover: 600 pages
ISBN: 1-59237-292-9/978-1-59237-292-8
Price: $145.00
EBook ISBN: 978-1-59237-303-1 EBook Vendors

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