ERIC Number: ED025877
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Mental Retardation; A Basic Guide.
Love, Harold D., Ed.
Designed as a guideline for parents and teachers, the book includes material prepared by the author as well as papers by others. Advice to parents and the emotional reactions and adjustment of parents are described. A historical survey of mental retardation is presented as are causes of retardation and current research in the field. The following are also discussed: community and state responsibility for the retarded; education, recreation, and physical education; and methods for the prevention and treatment of mental retardation. A 120-item selected bibliography is included. (RP)
Descriptors: Community Responsibility, Emotional Adjustment, Etiology, Exceptional Child Education, Identification, Mental Retardation, Parent Attitudes, Physical Education, Psychomotor Skills, Recreation, Research Reviews (Publications), Special Classes, State Programs, Teachers, Teaching Methods, Voluntary Agencies
McCutchan Publishing Corporation, 2526 Grove Street, Berkeley, California 94704.
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