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EAF 228: Social Foundations of Education: Down Syndrome

Selected Books

Note that you may need to use the term "mental retardation," especially for older materials

Encyclopedia of Special Education

Note that this is in the Reference section and Floor 2 and cannot be taken from the library.
See Volume 2: History of Special Education. Volume 3: Residential Facilities

Encyclopedia of American Disability History
Note that this is in the Reference section on Floor 2 and cannot be taken from the library.
See Volume 1: Down Syndrome

Children with Down's Syndrome
Chapter 2 gives a history of inclusion.

A History of Childhod & Disability
See Chapter 6: Mental Retardation, Educability, and Worth, pages 153-187

The History of Inclusion in the United States

The History of Special Education: A Struggle for Equality in American Public Schools

Outside the Mainstream
Chapters  5 & 6: The Feeble-Minded Child Before 1890; The Defective Child, 1888-1918, pages 107-152

Rival Concepts of Mental Retardation in the Evolution of Special Classes for Students who are Educable Mentally Retarded, 1900-1975

Schooling Children With Down Syndrome
The first two chapters will be particularly relevant.