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ERIC Number: EJ349238
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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What Church Examination Records Can Tell Us about the Inheritance of Reading Disability.
Lundberg, Ingvar; Nilson, Lars-Goran
Annals of Dyslexia, v36 p217-36 1986
Church records of adult reading abilities as evaluated yearly by Swedish priests were examined from the eighteenth century in families characterized by poor reading and good reading ability. Although descendents of poor readers tended to demonstrate lower reading scores, transmission patterns did not indicate a simple genetic mechanism. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Sweden