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Book review: Special and Inclusive Education, a Research Perspective

Rose, R. (2013) Book review: Special and Inclusive Education, a Research Perspective. European Journal of Special Needs Education. 28(2), pp. 234-237. 0885-6257.

Item Type: Article
Abstract: This paper presents a critical review of a book that showcases recent research into inclusive education in Ireland. It discusses the book in the broader context of Irish special education provision and legislation and also considers the methodological approaches to investigation in this field.
Additional Information: Special and Inclusive Education, a Research Perspective, by Thérèse Day and Joseph Travers, Oxford, Peter Lang, 2012, 437 pp., £48.00 (paperback), ISBN 978-3-0343-0876-2
Uncontrolled Keywords: Special education, inclusion, Ireland, education research
Subjects: L Education > LA History of education > LA410 Other regions or countries > LA669.61 Ireland
L Education > LC Special aspects of Education > LC1200 Inclusive education
L Education > LC Special aspects of Education > LC3950 Exceptional children and youth. Special education
Creators: Rose, Richard
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Faculties, Divisions and Institutes: University Faculties, Divisions and Research Centres - OLD > Research Centre > Centre for Special Needs Education and Research
University Faculties, Divisions and Research Centres - OLD > Faculty of Education & Humanities > Special Education Needs and Inclusion
Faculties > Faculty of Education & Humanities > Special Education Needs and Inclusion
Date: 1 May 2013
Date Type: Publication
Page Range: pp. 234-237
Journal or Publication Title: European Journal of Special Needs Education
Volume: 28
Number: 2
Language: English
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/08856257.2013.780450
ISSN: 0885-6257
Status: Published / Disseminated
Refereed: Yes
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URI: http://nectar.northampton.ac.uk/id/eprint/5510

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