Describing the consequences of disorders: Stuttering and the

Yaruss, J. Scott
April 1998
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Apr1998, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p249
Academic Journal
Presents information on a study which reviewed the history of the terms impairment, disability and handicap in stuttering literature. Background information on the International Classification of Impairments, Disabilities and Handicaps (ICIDH); Other frameworks for classifying aspects of stuttering; Alternative definitions for the terms; Conclusion.


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