ERIC Number: EJ257983
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
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Dimensions of Maladaptive Behavior among Kindergarten Level Children.
McDermott, Paul A.; Watkins, Marley W.
Behavioral Disorders, v7 n1 p11-17 Nov 1981
To examine patterns of maladjustment in preschool children, 173 children from a general kindergarten population were observed and rated by teachers using the Bristol Social Adjustment Guides. Principal-components factor analysis with varimax rotation extracted three dimensions of maladaptivity (i.e., general overreaction, socioemotional constriction, and unforthcomingness). (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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