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ERIC Number: ED018059
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 53
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CURRENT AND RECENT RESEARCH--1967.
KIRK, SAMUEL A.; AND OTHERS
CURRENT AND RECENT RESEARCH PROGRAMS AT THE INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH ON EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN IN URBANA, ILLINOIS, ARE REVIEWED. EACH OF THE PROGRAMS FOCUSES UPON THE SOCIAL, MENTAL, AND PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS DIFFERENTIATING THE EXCEPTIONAL CHILD FROM THE NORMAL CHILD. THE RANGE OF THE PROBLEMS COVERED IS FURTHER IDENTIFIED AS (1) INTERPERSONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND BEHAVIOR AND (2) INTRAPERSONAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL FUNCTIONING. INCLUDED IN THE DOCUMENT ARE AN EXPLANATORY INTRODUCTION AND AN ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF MULTIPLE INFLUENCES WHICH LISTS THE LOCATION OF RESEARCH FACILITIES, THE NAMES OF THE STAFF, AND THE SOURCES OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT. FORTY-FOUR CURRENT AND RECENT RESEARCH PROGRAMS OF THE INSTITUTE ARE FIRST LISTED BY TITLE WITHIN THE AREAS OF THE CULTURAL DIFFERENCE, DEAFNESS, EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCE, GIFTEDNESS, LEARNING DISABILITY, MENTAL RETARDATION, AND RELATED CHILD DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH. EACH RESEARCH PROGRAM IS DESCRIBED BY AN ABSTRACT WHICH PROVIDES TITLE, INVESTIGATOR, SOURCE OF SUPPORT, PROBLEM INVESTIGATED, PROCEDURE FOLLOWED, AND RESULTS OBTAINED. IN ADDITION, 61 DOCTORAL DISSERTATIONS SUPPORTED BY THE INSTITUTE, BOTH COMPLETED AND IN PROGRESS, ARE LISTED WITH TITLE, AUTHOR, AND DATE FOR THE YEARS 1950 TO 1967. (JD)
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Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Inst. of Research for Exceptional Children.
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