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Intellectual Disability by David Race

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Published by Open University Press .
Written in English


  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Nursing - General,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical / Nursing / General,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL10562275M
ISBN 100335221378
ISBN 109780335221370

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Intellectual Disability: Ethics, I would recommend this book to anyone with an interest in intellectual disability (be it clinical, academic or personal). It is a useful piece of literature that will aid anyone involved in this field to more readily appreciate the social, moral . Jan 05,  · Intellectual disability (now the preferred term for mental retardation) is a disorder characterized by cognitive delays. Get the facts from WebMD about . Intellectual disability (ID), also known as general learning disability and mental retardation (MR), is a generalized neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by significantly impaired intellectual and adaptive is defined by an IQ under 70, in addition to deficits in two or more adaptive behaviors that affect everyday, general living.. Once focused almost entirely on cognition Specialty: Psychiatry, pediatrics. H. How do we document and evaluate intellectual disorder under ? General. Listing is based on the two elements that characterize intellectual disorder for children up to age significantly subaverage general intellectual functioning and significant deficits in current adaptive functioning.