ERIC Number: EJ380224
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Role of Adult Input in Young Children's Category Evolution: II. An Experimental Study.
Banigan, Rae L.; Mervis, Carolyn B.
Journal of Child Language, v15 n3 p493-504 Oct 1988
Investigation into the relative effectiveness of four input strategies for two-year-olds' (N=56) category evolution found that the most effective strategy involved labelling an object and providing both a physical demonstration and a verbal description of important attributes. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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