ERIC Number: ED132791
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
The Exceptional Child and the Law: Annotated Bibliography.
Smith, Frank Tupper, Jr.; Smith, Jill
Intended to help those concerned with the rights and priviledges of the handicapped, the bibliography cites approximately 150 print and non-print sources of information on legislation and advocacy for the exceptional individual. Four major sections cover the following: (1) legal factors and problems within the family setting; (2) legal factors and problems in dealing with society at large, and the specific issues society must face relevant to exceptionality; (3) legal factors and problems within the educational setting (including the impact of litigation and legislation on the educational environment), and the professional responsibility and liability of special educators; and (4) legal factors and problems within the medical or psychological service setting, and effects on the medical and psychological professions. Citations include author, title, source, and availability of the resource materials. (IM)
Descriptors: Accountability, Bibliographies, Child Advocacy, Civil Liberties, Disabilities, Family Problems, Legal Aid, Legislation, Medical Services, Psychologists, Resources, Responsibility, Social Responsibility
National Association for Retarded Citizens Library, P.O. Box 6109, 2709 Avenue E East, Arlington, Texas 76011
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Retarded Citizens Library, Arlington, TX.