Asperger"s syndrome

intervening in schools, clinics, and communities by Linda J. Baker

Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates in Mahwah, N.J

Written in English
Cover of: Asperger
Published: Pages: 298 Downloads: 787
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Subjects:

  • Patients,
  • Asperger"s syndrome,
  • Learning disabled children,
  • Social aspects,
  • Education,
  • Autistic children,
  • Behavior modification
  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Linda J. Baker, Lawrence A. Welkowitz
    ContributionsNetLibrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.A9 A866 2005eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Paginationx, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25541012M
    ISBN 101410611078
    OCLC/WorldCa56763182

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