Aversive control in the classroom
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Published by Pro-ed in Austin, Tex .
Written in English


  • Behavior modification.,
  • Mentally handicapped children -- Education.

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Edition Notes

StatementLewis Polsgrove, issue editor.
SeriesExceptional education quarterly -- v. 3, no. 4.
ContributionsPolsgrove, Lewis.
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. ;
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14259789M

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