ERIC Number: EJ312263
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Physical Environmental Regulation of Verbal Behavior during Play.
Gehlback, Roger D.; Partridge, M. J.
Instructional Science, v13 n3 p225-42 Nov 1984
Describes three experiments measuring changes in children's social speech which used the presence or absence of partitions allowing partial visual contact to alter verbal communication contingencies between players. Altered levels of speech and specificity confirm importance of physical environmental factors in regulation of children's play. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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