ERIC Number: EJ308809
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Neonatal Habituation and Dishabituation to Tactile Stimulation during Sleep.
Kisilevsky, Barbara S.; Muir, Darwin W.
Developmental Psychology, v20 n3 p367-73 May 1984
Two experiments were conducted to (1) replicate the findings of habituation of behavioral responding to a tactile stimulus assuring state control and (2) demonstrate dishabituation either by reinstatement of responding to the original, habituated stimulus or to novel stimuli either within or between modalities. Subjects were newborn Caucasian infants. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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