ERIC Number: EJ306832
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Deinstitutionalization of Severely Handicapped Children: Locus of Control and Incentive Orientations as Important Indicators.
Morgan, Sharon R.
Exceptional Child, v31 n1 p74-79 Mar 1984
Severely physically handicapped children (N=84) in deinstitutionalized and institutionalized programs were assessed on measures of locus of control and incentive orientation. Ss in institutionalized programs were found to be significantly more internally controlled and more intrinsically motivated than their counterparts in mainstreamed settings. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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