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ERIC Number: EJ040265
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1971
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Some Ego Functions Associated With Delay of Gratification in Male Delinquents
Erikson, Robert V.; Roberts, Alan H.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 36, 3, 371-382, Jun 71
This study demonstrated that delinquent males who make a choice which implies ability to delay immediate gratification for a future goal differ from other delinquents on measures of impulsiveness, verbal delay of gratification, and internal versus external control, but not on measures of foresight and planning ability or adjustment ratings. (Author)
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