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ERIC Number: EJ432822
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0162-3257
A Comparative Evaluation of Adaptive Behavior in Children and Adolescents with Autism, Down Syndrome, and Normal Development.
Rodrigue, James R.; And Others
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v21 n2 p187-96 Jun 1991
This study compared the adaptive behaviors of 20 autistic, 20 Down's syndrome, and 20 normal children matched on age equivalent adaptive behavior, gender, race, birth order, family size, and socioeconomic status. The autistic children displayed significant and pervasive deficits in the acquisition of adaptive social skills and greater variability in adaptive skills. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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