ERIC Number: EJ267393
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
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Preferences for Mothers and Security Blankets and Their Effectiveness As Reinforcers for Young Children's Behaviors.
Passman, Richard H.; Adams, Roderick E.
Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, v23 n3 p223-36 Jul 1982
Examines reinforcing characteristics of attachment agents such as mothers and blankets among 100 preschool-age children. The first study assesses preferences for these agents in two-choice situations, the second study examines the effectiveness of the agents as visual reinforcers, and the third study focuses on the reinforcing capacity of the mother's voice. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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