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ERIC Number: EJ388920
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Study of the History of Disability Services: Examining the Past to Improve the Present and the Future.
Murray, Phill
Australia and New Zealand Journal of Developmental Disabilities, v14 n2 p93-102 1988
Examined is the importance of history in studying the development of educational and other services for people with developmental disabilities. Two events are of particular note--the experience of Itard and the Wild Boy, and the rise and fall of the first age of optimism regarding the potential of disabled people. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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