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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • Developmental disabilities,
  • Community psychiatry,
  • Developmental Disabilities -- psychology,
  • Developmental Disabilities -- rehabilitation,
  • Community Mental Health Services -- methods,
  • Disabled Persons -- psychology,
  • Disabled Persons -- rehabilitation,
  • Social Adjustment

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Roxanne Dryden-Edwards and Lee Combrinck-Graham.
ContributionsDryden-Edwards, Roxanne, 1962-, Combrinck-Graham, Lee.
LC ClassificationsRC570 .D48 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23712184M
ISBN 100801894182
ISBN 109780801894183
LC Control Number2009024395

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