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ERIC Number: EJ417907
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Reading Disability: A Model for the Genetic Analysis of Complex Behavioral Disorders.
LaBuda, Michele C.; And Others
Journal of Counseling and Development, v68 n6 p645-51 Jul-Aug 1990
Reviews family, linkage, and twin studies of reading disability. Reports on application of behavioral genetic methods to reading performance data from 96 identical twin pairs and 72 fraternal twin pairs in which at least one twin was reading disabled. Found approximately one-half of the reading deficit observed in the probands may have been attributed to genetic factors. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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