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Author Kliewer, Christopher.

Title Schooling children with Down syndrome : toward an understanding of possibility / Christopher Kliewer ; foreword by Douglas Biklen.

Publication Info. New York : Teachers College Press, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  371.928 K65S    Check Shelf
Description xix, 167 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Special education series
Special education series (New York, N.Y.)
Contents Foreword / Douglas Biklen -- 1. The struggle for citizenship: schools and the representation of Down Syndrome -- 2. Down Syndrome and the history of community banishment -- 3. The alien, the squatter, and the dilemma of conformity -- 4. Citizenship in school: reconceptualizing Down Syndrome -- 5. Citizenship in the literate community: Down Syndrome, communication, and the written word -- 6. Citizenship, behavior, and friendship -- 7. The reconceptualization of Down Syndrome.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-156) and index.
Subject Children with mental disabilities -- Education -- Social aspects -- United States.
Down syndrome -- Social aspects -- United States.
Educational anthropology -- United States.
ISBN 0807737313 paper alkaline paper
0807737321 cloth alkaline paper
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