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Topic: Characteristics of Adolescents with Learning Disabilities
Subcategory: Big Picture
Summary: This chapter provides a broad overview of the learning disabilities field, covering the history of learning disabilities, definitions of LD, different views of the causes, a description, identification issues, assessment concerns, and what and how to teach.