International Review of Research in Mental Retardation

International Review of Research in Mental Retardation

1st Edition - November 19, 2009

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  • Editor: Robert Hodapp
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080922591

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International Review of Research in Mental Retardation is an ongoing scholarly look at research into the causes, effects, classification systems, syndromes, etc. of mental retardation. Contributors come from wide-ranging perspectives, including genetics, psychology, education, and other health and behavioral sciences. Volume 38 of the series offers chapters on autism intervention research, health, development and intellectual disabilities, perceptual-motor deficits in Down syndrome, and psychopathology in individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Key Features

*Provides the most recent scholarly research in the study of mental retardation
*A vast range of perspectives is offered, and many topics are covered
*An excellent resource for academic researchers


Academic researchers in developmental and cognitive psychology, as well as neuropsychology.

Table of Contents

  • 1) Title: Disorders of the Corpus Callosum: A Literature Review

    Shihfen Tu, Donna Doherty, Kathryn Schilmoeller, & Gary Schilmoeller

    2) Title: Review of Autism Intervention Research:  Implications for Practice

    Stephanny F. N. Freeman, Tanya Paparella, & Kelly A. Stickles

    3) Tentative Title: The transition to adulthood for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families

    Julie Lounds Taylor, PhD

    4) Title: Health, development and intellectual disabilities

    Patricia Noonan Walsh & Roy McConkey

    5) Title: Perceptual-motor deficits in Down syndrome: New perspectives and implications for intervention

    Naznin Virji-Babul & Daniel J. Weeks

    6) Title: Psychopathology in Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

    Lisa J. Meier, Ph.D. and Johannes Rojahn, Ph.D.

    7) Tentative title: Siblings of children with a disability

    Monica Cuskelly & Zolinda Stoneman

    8) Tentative Title: Raising a Child with Developmental Disabilities in the People’s Republic of China

    Peishi Wang, Ph.D.


    9) Tentative Title: Adaptation of Families of Children with Intellectual Disabilities in Vietnam

    Jin Y. Shin, Ph.D

    10) Tentative Title: Special Education and Family Services in Korea: Past, Present, and Future

    Sun Young Ryu, Ed.D

    11) Tentative title: Using State Administrative Databases to Study Down syndrome

    Richard C. Urbano

Product details

  • No. of pages: 350
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2009
  • Published: November 19, 2009
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080922591

About the Editor

Robert Hodapp

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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