ERIC Number: EJ293342
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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An Investigation of Multidisciplinary Team Decision-Making.
Pfeiffer, Steven I.; Naglieri, Jack A.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v16 n10 p588-90 Dec 1983
When two psychological reports of handicapped children were presented to 86 professionals alone and in their multidisciplinary team, the teams exhibited significantly less variability in placement decisions than the same specialists acting independently. No one profession appeared to dominate the group decision making. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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