ERIC Number: ED366155
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The View Finder: Expanding Boundaries and Perspectives in Special Education. Volume Two.
Michael, Robert J., Ed.; Upton, Graham, Ed.
View Finder, v2 1993
This monograph presents 14 brief papers on special education in other countries or comparisons between countries. Papers have the following titles and authors: "Legal Foundations of Special Education: A Comparison of the United States Public Law 94-142 and the China Compulsory Education Law" (Hong Bo Wang et al.); "International Networks in Staff Development" (Tony Best); "Poverty and Handicap in the Republic of Yemen" (Azza Qirbi); "Hong Kong in 1997: Through Train or All Change?" (Nick Crawford); "Special Education Down Under" (David R. Mitchell); "Development of Special Education in the Republic of Korea" (Seung-Kook Kim); "Attitudes of High School and College Students toward Persons with Disabilities in the Republic of Korea" (Yong G. Hwang and Carmen Iannaccone); "Interviews with Mothers of Severely Handicapped Children: School Leavers in Japan" (Louise Fulton and Virginia Dixon); "Video Training Packages for Parent Education" (Roy McConkey); "Development of Special Education in Ghana" (Selete Kofi Avoke and Mawutor Kudzo Avoke); "Special Education in Japan" (Shigeru Narita); "Special Needs Education in Zambia" (Darlington Kalabula); "Inclusion and Integration in Europe: A Human Rights Issue" (Christine O'Hanlon); and "Towards the Comparative Study of Special Education" (Lesley Barcham and Graham Upton). Papers contain references. (DB)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Developing Nations, Disabilities, Educational Practices, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Inservice Education, International Cooperation, Legal Responsibility, Parent Attitudes, Parent Education, Poverty, Program Development, Special Education, Staff Development, Student Attitudes
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Exceptional Children, Reston, VA. Div. of International Special Education and Services.
Identifiers: Australia; China; Europe; Ghana; Hong Kong; Japan; Korea; Yemen; Zambia
Note: For volume 1, see ED 345 435.