Commentary: The Need for More Expansive Frameworks: A Practical Perspective

Rueda, Robert
August 2011
Learning Disability Quarterly;Aug2011, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p180
Academic Journal
The author comments on an article which deals with culture and its impact on the field of special education, with emphasis on research in learning disabilities. Particular focus is given to the ways in which cultural factors were considered in theories of learning and development, the cultural practices surrounding research knowledge and cultural practices embedded in decisions about knowledge production. The author points out that there is no framework that can solve learning issues.


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