The evolving understanding of the construct of intellectual disability.

@article{Schalock2011TheEU,
  title={The evolving understanding of the construct of intellectual disability.},
  author={Robert L. Schalock},
  journal={Journal of intellectual & developmental disability},
  year={2011},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={223-33}
}
This article addresses two major areas concerned with the evolving understanding of the construct of intellectual disability. The first part of the article discusses current answers to five critical questions that have revolved around the general question, "What is Intellectual Disability?" These five are what to call the phenomenon, how to explain the phenomenon, how to define the phenomenon and determine who is a member of the class, how to classify persons so defined and identified, and how… CONTINUE READING

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