ERIC Number: EJ322270
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Responses to Contingent Queries in Adults with Mental Retardation and Pervasive Developmental Disorders.
Paul, Rhea; Cohen, Donald J.
Applied Psycholinguistics, v5 n4 p349-57 Dec 1984
Describes a study that examined responses to contingent queries in two groups of young adults with IQs in the mild to moderately retarded range. One group exhibited pervasive developmental disorders; that is, they showed distortions in social relatedness and language use that could not be accounted for by mental retardation alone. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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