ERIC Number: EJ293303
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Depth of Processing by Mentally Retarded and MA-Matched Nonretarded Individuals.
Schultz, E. Eugene, Jr.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v88 n3 p307-13 Nov 1983
Twelve mildly mentally retarded and 12 MA-matched nonretarded individuals were tested for speed and accuracy in responding to questions requiring different processing depth and then given an unexpected recognition task. Retarded individuals required progressively more encoding time relative to nonretarded individuals as processing depth increased. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A