ERIC Number: EJ393147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Developmental Psychology and Mental Retardation: Integrating Scientific Principles with Treatment Practices.
Landesman, Sharon; Ramey, Craig
American Psychologist, v44 n2 p409-15 Feb 1989
Better integration of basic principles about human development--such as targeted environmental prevention, metacognitive conveyance, and ecological dominion--with treatment practices for children may solve key issues about the nature of mental retardation and the goals of treatment programs, and will yield substantial benefits to individuals and society. (Author/BJV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue with the title "Children and Their Development: Knowledge Base, Research Agenda, and Social Policy Application."