ERIC Number: EJ228541
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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The Effect of Manipulation of Peripheral, Noncognitive Variables on the Problem-Solving Performance on the Elderly.
Wadsworth Denney, N.
Human Development, v23 n4 p268-77 1980
Results of four studies to improve problem solving among the elderly indicated that it is easier to change performance through direct training on problem-solving skills than through manipulating peripheral, noncognitive factors such as motivation, practice, self confidence, and time to plan. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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