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Author Oller, John W.

Title Cases : introducing communication disorders across the lifespan / John W. Oller, Stephen D. Oller, Linda C. Badon
Published San Diego, CA : Plural Pub., [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
1 online resource (xv, 766 pages) : illustrations
Contents What are communication disorders? -- Genetics to anatomy : craniofacial anomalies -- Auditory and other sensory disorders -- Systems integration and hearing disorders -- Childhood disorders -- Swallowing, voice, and "motor" speech -- Articulation disorders -- Fluency disorders -- Literacy and dyslexia -- Adult and neurological disorders -- Assessment, diagnosis, and language/dialect -- Advocacy, law, and ethics
Summary This textbook introduces the full range of communication disorders that affect speech and language as well as underlying sign systems of sensation, movement, and social cognition. The content is visible, audible, observable, comprehensible, compelling and accessible. It is technology and media rich. It is accessible through easily comprehended stories but encyclopedic in coverage and thoroughness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communicative disorders.
Communication Disorders.
Form Electronic book
Author Badon, Linda C.
Oller, Stephen D.
ISBN 1597567744 (electronic bk)
9781597567749 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Introducing communication disorders across the life span