Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities
Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions
Routledge – 2014 – 448 pages
This textbook provides thorough coverage of the causes and characteristics of cognitive and intellectual disabilities (formerly known as mental retardation) as well as detailed discussion of the validated instructional approaches in the field today. Some features include:
Ronald L. Taylor is professor of Exceptional Student Education at Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Taylor has published extensively, including 19 books and over 20 chapters and 80 articles.
Michael P. Brady, Ph.D. is a professor and chair of the Department of Exceptional Student Education at Florida Atlantic University.
Stephen Richards is an Associate Professor and the Coordinator of Intervention Specialists in the Department of Teacher Education at the University of Dayton.