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Perspectives on learning disability papers presented at the first annual International Symposium on Learning Problems by International Symposium on Learning Problems Toronto 1972.

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Published by Ontario Institute for Studies in Education in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Children with mental disabilities -- Education -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographies.

Statementsponsored by OISE and the Ontario Ministry of Education, Toronto, February 23-25, 1972 ; editors, H. Silverman, K. G. O"Bryan.
ContributionsSilverman, Harry., O"Bryan, K. G., Ontario Institute for Studies in Education., Ontario. Ministry of Education.
LC ClassificationsLC4601 .I57 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4936949M
LC Control Number76364077

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