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ERIC Number: EJ563963
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0938-8982
Why Kirk Stands Alone.
Chalfant, James C.
Learning Disabilities Research and Practice, v13 n1 p2-7 1998
The career of psychologist Samuel Kirk, the "father" of learning disabilities (LD), is reviewed. Noted are his professional career, his dedication to scholarship and inquiry, his continued involvement with people with LD, his ability to integrate knowledge from different disciplines, his creative use of research, his preparation of other leaders, his dedication to public service, and his collegiality. (DB)
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Language: English
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