Sexual rights and responsibilities of the mentally retarded
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Sexual rights and responsibilities of the mentally retarded selected papers from the Region IX American Association on Mental Deficiency annual conference. Medora S. Bass, organizer and editor. by

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Published by Channel Lithograph; available from editor: Medora S. Bass, Ardmore, Pa. in [Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mentally handicapped -- United States -- Sexual behavior -- Congresses.,
  • Sex and law -- Congresses.,
  • Education of Mentally Retarded -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

ContributionsBass, Medora S., American Association on Mental Deficiency. Region IX., Conference on the Rights of the Retarded (1972 : University of Delaware)
The Physical Object
Pagination155, [21] p.
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14352228M

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