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ERIC Number: EJ577349
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1079-3917
A Survey on Terminology that Refers to People with Mental Retardation/Developmental Disabilities.
Sandieson, Robert
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, v33 n3 p290-95 Sep 1998
Three databases were analyzed to investigate the range and frequency of terms in the field of mental retardation/developmental disabilities. The most prevalent term over the last 15 years was "mentally retarded." The terms "cognitive impairment" and "developmental disabilities" have been used more frequently in the last five years. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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