ERIC Number: EJ285359
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-May
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Decision-Time Measures of Sequential Processing by Mentally Retarded and Nonretarded Adolescents and MA-Matched Children.
Holden, Edward H., Jr.; Corrigan, James G.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v87 n6 p640-48 May 1983
Compared 24 educable mentally retarded (EMR) adolescents, 24 chronological age (CA) matched nonretarded adolescents, and 24 mental age (MA) matched children in same-different decision task in which dyadic sequences were presented within and across visual and auditory modalities. Results supported concept of greater visual dominance by retarded and MA matched groups rather than slower crossmodal attention switching. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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