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The encyclopedia of learning disabilities

Author: Carol Turkington; Joseph Harris; American BookWorks Corporation.
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, ©2006.
Series: Facts on File library of health and living.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This Encyclopedia explains a complex group of medical and psychological disorders by detailing recognized learning disabilities and how to identify them, providing information on obtaining a diagnosis, and discussing how to find the best treatments and aids. More than 650 A-to-Z entries cover all the relevant topics, from special legislation to educational tools to child development. Appendixes listing important  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Turkington; Joseph Harris; American BookWorks Corporation.
ISBN: 0816064008 9780816064007 0816063990 9780816063994
OCLC Number: 224521597
Description: xii, 304 pages.
Series Title: Facts on File library of health and living.
Other Titles: Learning disabilities
Responsibility: Carol Turkington, Joseph R. Harris ; American Bookworks.

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Learning disabilities are becoming more and more common. This encyclopedia acts as a comprehensive guide to various types of learning disabilities, including how they function, how they can be  Read more...

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