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ERIC Number: EJ343980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Sex Differences in Number of Children Administratively Classified as Mildly Mentally Retarded: An Epidemiological Review.
Richardson, Stephen A.; And Others
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v91 n3 p250-56 Nov 1986
A review of prevalence studies using administrative classification found the highest male/female ratios at the upper end of the intelligence quotient range for children classified as mentally retarded. Other studies indicated that overrepresentation of boys may be due to their difficulty in meeting school performance requirements. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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