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ERIC Number: EJ304203
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1237
Comparisons of Backward Chaining and Total Task Presentation in Training Severely Handicapped Persons.
Spooner, Fred
Education and Training of the Mentally Retarded, v19 n1 p15-22 Feb 1984
The study compared the effectiveness and efficiency of two procedures--"backward chaining" and "total task"--for training eight severely retarded adults to assemble two vocational tasks via a multielement design. From an analysis of the results, it was concluded that for rate of learning the total task procedure was superior. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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