ERIC Number: EJ281136
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Mar
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Evaluation, Interpretation, and Acceptance of Defense Mechanistic Behavior by Mentally Retarded and Nonretarded Children.
Luftig, Richard L.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v87 n5 p514-21 Mar 1983
When given a story about either mentally retarded or fast learning children displaying defense mechanistic behavior, 40 retarded students (mean CA 13 years) rated the defensive characteristics higher and liked them more than did 89 nonretarded students matched for CA or MA. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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