ERIC Number: ED168270
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Books About Handicaps for Children and Young Adults. The Meeting Street School Annotated Bibliography.
Bisshopp, Patricia, Comp.
The annotated bibliography lists 171 children's books designed to raise the awareness of handicapping conditions and to present to handicapped children and young adults situations and characters for positive identification. Annotations are arranged by the following handicapping conditions: deafness and hearing impairment, blindness and visual impairment, orthopedic handicaps, mental retardation and brain damage, learning disabilities, speech problems, and emotional dysfunction. Appendixes list titles available in paperback, publishers' addresses, and resource reading. (CL)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Attitudes, Blindness, Books, Childrens Literature, Deafness, Emotional Disturbances, Handicapped Children, Hearing Impairments, Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation, Neurological Impairments, Physical Disabilities, Speech Handicaps, Visual Impairments
Rhode Island Easter Seal Society, 667 Waterman Avenue, East Providence, Rhode Island 02914 (Available on request)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rhode Island State Dept. of Education, Providence.
Authoring Institution: Meeting Street School, Providence, RI.