Embarking on a New Century: Mental Retardation at the End of the 20th Century
Robert L. Schalock, Pamela C. Baker, M. Doreen Croser
American Association on Mental Retardation, 2002 - Education - 265 pages
Changes, challenges, and controversies marked the period between 1975-2000 for the disability field in America. Embarking is a unique reference that captures societal issues that carried the intellectual disability field into a new age of community acceptance and inclusion.
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