Hazel, J.S., & Schumaker, J.B. (1988). Social skills and learning disabilities: Current issues and recommendations for future research. In J.F. Kavanagh & T.J. Truss (Eds.), Learning disabilities: Proceedings of the National Conference (pp. 293-344). Parkton, MD: York Press.
Topic: Social Skills
Subcategory: Big Picture
Summary: This book chapter has a twofold purpose of discussing issues related to social ability and learning disabilities, and research related to social skills of individuals with learning disabilities, such as skill selection, skill design, cognitive and decision-making skills, social skills curricula, generalization and the relationship between sociological factors and social behavior.