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Learning Disabilities

An International Perspective

Learning disabilities are conditions that are associated with difficulties in knowledge and skill acquisition to the level expected of same-age peers. The current book is an international examination of assessment methods, preventative measures, intervention, and research with those individuals with learning disabilities obtained from authors in the United States of America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

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Learning DisabilitiesAn International PerspectiveEdited by Carolyn S Ryan

Published: November 29th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65822

ISBN: 978-953-51-3652-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3651-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4600-1

Copyright year: 2017

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11449 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. Classification and Detection of Specific Language Impairments in Children Based on their Speech Skills

By Pavel Grill and Jana Tučková


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2. Learning Disability in RASopathies

By Ilaria Maccora, Matteo Della Monica, Giovanna Traficante, Gianpaolo De Filippo and Stefano Stagi


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3. Developmental Dyslexia in Spain

By Manuel Soriano‐Ferrer and Manuel R. Morte‐Soriano


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4. Current Perspectives on Prevention of Reading and Writing Learning Disabilities

By Maria-José González-Valenzuela


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5. Multiple Intelligences and Videogames: Intervention Proposal for Learning Disabilities

By Patricia García‐Redondo, Trinidad García, Debora Areces, Pablo Garmen and Celestino Rodríguez


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6. Specific Learning Disabilities: Response to Intervention

By Kimberly A. Heinemann, Heather Bolanos and Jennifer S. Griffin


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7. Developing Automaticity in Children with Learning Disabilities: A Functional Perspective Part One: Theory and Assessment

By Charles Potter


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8. Developing Automaticity in Children with Learning Disabilities: A Functional Perspective Part Two: Programme Methods and Materials

By Charles Potter


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9. Exploring Community Attitudes to People with Learning Disabilities: Using a Micro-Neighbourhood Design

By Margaret Denny, Suzanne Denieffe and Majda Pajnkihar


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