ERIC Number: EJ589567
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Issues in the Definition and Diagnosis of Learning Disabilities: A Perspective on Guckenberger v. Boston University.
Siegel, Linda S.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v32 n4 p304-19 Jul-Aug 1999
Reviews definitional issues of learning disabilities in the context of the Guckenberger v. Boston University federal lawsuit. Four major questions are addressed: (1) Who is learning disabled?; (2) How should learning disabilities be assessed?; (3) Who is qualified to decide whether or not an individual has a learning disability?; and (4) What accommodations should be provided? (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
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