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The second edition of The SAGE Handbook of Special Education provides a comprehensive overview of special education, offering a wide range of views on key issues from all over the world. The contributors bring together up-to-date theory, research and innovations in practice, with an emphasis on future directions for the role of special education in a global context of inclusion. This brand new edition features: • New chapters on families, interagency collaboration and issues of lifelong learning • The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities • Policy reform proposals • Equity and social justice in education • The impact of new thinking on assessment • Issues and developments in classification • The preparation and qualifications that teachers need The Handbook’s breadth, clarity and academic rigour will make it essential ...

Equity in Inclusive Education: A Cultural Historical Comparative Perspective
Equity in Inclusive Education: A Cultural Historical Comparative Perspective
ElizabethKozleskiAlfredoArtilesFedericoWaitoller

This chapter examines inclusive education through these prisms: (a) educational accessxe "educational access", (b) participation, (c) opportunities to learnxe "opportunities to learn", and (d) equity. Our collective ...

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