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ERIC Number: EJ259606
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
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Symbolic Play in Autistic, Down's, and Normal Children of Equivalent Mental Age.
Riguet, Candace B.; And Others
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v11 n4 p439-48 Dec 1981
The study assessed free play and response to modeled symbolic play with animate toys and realistic and substitute accessories in 10 autistic children, 10 Down's syndrome, and 10 normal preschooler controls. Findings suggested impaired imitative capacity and symbolic functioning in autism. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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