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Mental handicap in the eighties

Mental handicap in the eighties

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Published by National Society for Mentally Handicapped Children and Adults in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mentally handicapped -- Care and treatment -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementJoan Bicknell ... (et al.).
    ContributionsBicknell, Joan., National Society for Mentally Handicapped Children and Adults.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV3008.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16683617M
    ISBN 100855370661
    OCLC/WorldCa16536924

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    A woman who lived in a British "mental deficiency institution" from for 16 years was interviewed by D Atkinson, M Jackson and J Walmsley for their book Forgotten Lives. She remembered: "The worst thing was I couldn't wear my own clothes. You had to wear other people's". The beds were so close together there was no space for each resident. Definition and synonyms of mentally handicapped from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Education.. This is the British English definition of mentally American English definition of mentally handicapped.. Change your default dictionary to American English.


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