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ERIC Number: EJ016587
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Family Size and Birth Order as Determinants of Scholastic Aptitude and Achievement in a Sample of Eighth Graders
Oberlander, Mark; and others
J Consult Clin Psychol, 34, 1, 19-21, 70 Feb
Firstborns were characterized by higher IQ scores than later borns; family size was not related to measures used. A Birth Order X Family Size interaction was found for a measure of scholastic aptitude and measures of scholastic achievement. Interaction was a function of differentiation between firstborns and later borns with increasing family size. (Author)
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