ERIC Number: EJ203987
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
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Learning Disabilities, Locus of Control, and Mother Attitudes.
Chapman, James W.; Boersma, Frederic J.
Journal of Educational Psychology, v71 n2 p250-58 Apr 1979
Academic locus of control and mothers' school-related reactions and expectations were studied in 81 learning disabled (LD) and 81 normally achieving children. LD children indicated more external perceptions of control for academic success. Mothers of LD children reported more negative reactions to their children and lower academic performance expectations. (Author/RD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Canada