ERIC Number: ED119147
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
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Reading Disabilities: An International Perspective.
Tarnopol, Lester, Ed.; Tarnopol, Muriel, Ed.
This volume includes essays on reading disabilities in such places as Argentina, Austria, Belgium, China, Canada, Denmark, Czechoslovakia, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland, Norway, The Netherlands, Rhodesia, Republic of South Africa, and the United States. Most of the 20 essays include the background of special education in the country; a statement of the reading problem and percentage of children involved; facilities for testing and diagnosis; methods of testing and diagnosis; facilities for remediation; methods of remediation; results of remedial methods used; medications, if any, and results; case history of a child; and parent and professional organizations helping these children and their work. (TS)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Learning Disabilities, Reading, Reading Difficulties, Reading Difficulty, Reading Instruction, Remedial Programs, Remedial Reading, World Problems
University Park Press, Chamber of Commerce Building, Baltimore, Maryland 21202 ($15.00 cloth)
Publication Type: Books
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