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Published by Singular Pub. Group in San Diego .
Written in English


  • Language disorders,
  • Speech disorders,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Language,
  • Hispanic Americans with disabilities -- Rehabilitation

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Hortencia Kayser.
SeriesCulture, rehabilitation, and education series
ContributionsKayser, Hortense García Ramirez, 1947-
LC ClassificationsRC429 .B56 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 333 p. :
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1278090M
ISBN 101565932056
LC Control Number95009820

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