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ERIC Number: EJ208138
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
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The Politics of Definitions: How Autism Got Included in the Developmental Disabilities Act.
Sullivan, Ruth Christ
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v9 n2 p221-31 Jun 1979
The author addressed the definitional aspect of including autism in the Developmental Disabilities Act (P.L. 94-103). The developments that led up to the law are reviewed, and the role of the National Society for Autistic Children regarding the law is considered. (SBH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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