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Disability Classification in Education : Issues and Perspectives.

Author: Lani Florian; Margaret J McLaughlin
Publisher: SAGE Publications, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This edited volume examines current disability classification systems, the dilemmas educators face in categorizing students with special needs, and alternative options based on recent challenges and trends.
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Florian, Lani.
Disability Classification in Education : Issues and Perspectives.
: SAGE Publications, ©1900
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lani Florian; Margaret J McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781452215884 145221588X
OCLC Number: 922904504
Description: 1 online resource (296 pages)
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""About the Editors""; ""About the Contributors""; ""Part I --
International and Cross-National Contexts Within the Current Use of Disability Classification""; ""Chapter 1 --
Disability Classification in Education""; ""Chapter 2 --
Cross-National Comparisons of Special Education Classification Systems""; ""Chapter 3 --
A Supply-Side Approach for a Resource-Based Classification System""; ""Chapter 4 --
Evolving Dilemmas About Categorization""; ""Chapter 5 --
Disability Classification, Categorization in Education: A US Perspective"" ""Chapter 6 --
Implications for Human and Civil Rights Entitlements: Stigma, Stereotypes, and Civil Rights in Disability Classification Systems""""Chapter 7 --
Implications for Human and Civil Rights Entitlements: Disability Classification Systems and the Law of Special Education""; ""Chapter 8 --
The Classification of Pupils at the Educational Margins in Scotland: Shifting Categories and Frameworks""; ""Part II --
Interaction and Impacts of Classification Policies on Educational Systems"" ""Chapter 9 --
Perspectives and Purposes of Disability Classification Systems: Implications for Teachers and Curriculum and Pedagogy""""Chapter 10 --
Disability Classification and Teacher Education""; ""Chapter 11 --
Disproportionality in Special Education: A Transatlantic Phenomenon""; ""Chapter 12 --
Classification of Children With Disabilities in the Context of Performance-Based Educational Reform: An Unintended Classification System""; ""Part III --
New Approaches to the Classification Dilemma"" ""Chapter 13 --
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth: A Common Language for Special Education""""Chapter 14 --
Learning Disabilities in the United States: Operationalizing a Construct""; ""Chapter 15 --
Beyond the Dilemma of Difference: The Capability Approach in Disability and Special Educational Needs""; ""Chapter 16 --
Concluding Thoughts: On Perspectives and Purposes of Disability Classification Systems in Education""; ""Index""

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