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Mental Retardation : The Developmental-difference Controversy - Edward Zigler

Mental Retardation

The Developmental-difference Controversy

By: Edward Zigler (Editor), David Balla (Editor)

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Published: 12th February 1983
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First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Acknowledgmentsp. x
The Developmental Approachp. 1
Introduction: The Developmental Approach to Mental Retardationp. 3
Motivational and Personality Factors in the Performance of the Retardedp. 9
Conclusionsp. 21
Referencesp. 22
Learned Helplessness and the Retarded Childp. 27
Referencesp. 38
Impact of Institutional Experience on the Behavior and Development of Retarded Personsp. 41
Conclusionsp. 55
Referencesp. 56
The Difference Positionsp. 59
Rigidity-- A Resilient Conceptp. 61
Referencesp. 80
Psychological Studies of Mental Deficiency in the Soviet Unionp. 83
Referencesp. 98
The Developmental-Difference Controversy in Verbal Mediation of Behaviorp. 99
Referencesp. 119
Research Perspectives in Mental Retardationp. 121
Summaryp. 134
Referencesp. 149
The Developmental-Difference Controversyp. 153
The Rationale and Irrational in Zigler's Motivational Approach to Mental Retardationp. 155
Referencesp. 161
Acknowledgment p. 161
Developmental Versus Difference Theories of Mental Retardation and the Problem of Motivationp. 163
Acknowledgmentsp. 186
Referencesp. 186
A Behavioral Research Strategy in Mental Retardation: Defense and Critiquep. 189
Referencesp. 202
Mental Retardationp. 203
Referencesp. 205
MA, IQ, and the Developmental Difference Controversyp. 207
Referencesp. 210
Piagetian Evidence and the Developmental-Difference Controversyp. 213
Referencesp. 269
Possible Contributions of the Study of Organically Retarded Persons to Developmental Theoryp. 277
Acknowledgmentsp. 313
Referencesp. 313
Author Indexp. 319
Subject Indexp. 327
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ISBN: 9780898591705
ISBN-10: 0898591708
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 12th February 1983
Publisher: LAWRENCE ERLBAUM ASSOC INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 2.39
Weight (kg): 0.68
Edition Number: 1