An inquiry into the factors influencing the development of the field of Behavior Disorders: A qualitative approach

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This dissertation has explored the origins of the field of Behavioral Disorders via a qualitative approach. In order to collect data, interviews were conducted with respondents who were selected via purposeful sampling. All respondents have had a significant impact on the field of special education as evidenced by scholarship and leadership throughout their careers. Data analysis of the interview transcriptions was accomplished through the utilization of computer software. The data indicated six areas/topics that were seen among respondents as being significant to the development of the field of Behavioral Disorders.

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Menendez, Anthony L. August 2000.

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This dissertation has explored the origins of the field of Behavioral Disorders via a qualitative approach. In order to collect data, interviews were conducted with respondents who were selected via purposeful sampling. All respondents have had a significant impact on the field of special education as evidenced by scholarship and leadership throughout their careers. Data analysis of the interview transcriptions was accomplished through the utilization of computer software. The data indicated six areas/topics that were seen among respondents as being significant to the development of the field of Behavioral Disorders.

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Menendez, Anthony L. An inquiry into the factors influencing the development of the field of Behavior Disorders: A qualitative approach, dissertation, August 2000; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc2563/: accessed July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .