Description

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. International Review of Research in Mental Retardation is now available online at ScienceDirect — full-text online of volumes 23 onwards.
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Key Features

*Discusses the developmental epidemiology of mental retardation and developmental disabilities *Explores the cutting edge methodological, statistical, and theoretical advances within the field *Section I serves as an introduction, Section II reviews the various measurements, and Section III focuses on the epidemiological findings

Readership

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

Details

No. of pages:
312
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123662330
Electronic ISBN:
9780080469027

Reviews

Praise for the series: "Belongs on the shelves of every serious student and researcher whose focal interest is the retarded." —JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY "Practically every article is of interest for psychologists who are involved with mental retardation." —CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY