ERIC Number: EJ289817
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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The Use of Nonverbal Pragmatic Behaviors by Language-Impaired and Normal-Speaking Children.
Rom, Anita; Bliss, Lynn S.
Journal of Communication Disorders, v16 n4 p251-56 Jul 1983
Play was the only behavior that distinguished among six nonverbal pragmatic behaviors for three groups: 20 language impaired Ss (mean age 4 years) and two control groups equated with the experimental Ss by age and mean length of utterance. No significant differences were observed for distance, physical contact, vocalization, looking, and smiling. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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