International Review of Research in Mental Retardation

Volume 20

Series Editor:

  • Norman Bray, The University of Alabama, Birmingham, U.S.A.

This serial was established under the editorship of Dr. Norman R. Ellis in 1966. As a result of his editorial effort and the contributions of many authors, the serial is now recognized as the area's best source of reviews of behavioral research on mental retardation. From its inception, active research scientists and graduate students in mental retardation have looked to this serial as a major source of critical reviews of research and theory in the area.
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Researchers and graduate students in psychology and sociology.


Book information

  • Published: March 1997
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-366220-0


"Belongs on the shelves of every serious student and researcher whose focal interest is the retarded."

"Practically every article is of interest for psychologists who are involved with mental retardation."

Table of Contents

B.L. Baker, J. Blacher, C.B. Kopp and B. Kraemer, Parenting Children with Mental Retardation.F.J. Floyd and C.L. Costigan, Family Interactions and Family Adaptation.I.T. Milk, Studying Culturally Diverse Families of Children with Mental Retardation.T. Heller, Older Adults with Mental Retardation and Their Families.A. Gath, A Review of Psychiatric and Family Research in Mental Retardation.M.S. Scott, R. Perou, A.H.Claussen and L.-L. Stoyko Deuel, A Cognitive Portrait of Grade School Students with Mild Mental Retardation.N. Kirby, Employment and Mental Retardation.Subject Index.