social psychology of childhood disability by Thomas, D. J.

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .

Written in English

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  • Children with disabilities -- Psychology.

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StatementDavid Thomas.
LC ClassificationsHV888 .T56 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 165 p. ;
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4421786M
LC Control Number79026197

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Childhood mental and developmental disorders encompass neurodevelopmental, emotional, and behavioral disorders that have broad and serious adverse impacts on psychological and social well-being.

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