ERIC Number: EJ432402
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Locus of Control and Reading Achievement: Increasing the Responsibility and Performance of Remedial Readers.
De Santi, Roger J.; Alexander, Dolores H.
Journal of Clinical Reading: Research and Programs, v2 n1 p12-14 Spr 1986
Studies students' reading achievement by implementing instructional techniques designed to intensify students' awareness of their responsibility for their performance. Finds that an internal locus of control is associated with reading achievement, attitude toward reading, positive self-concept, and personal responsibility for academic outcomes. (MG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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