ERIC Number: EJ479060
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Defining Adaptive and Maladaptive Behavior within a Model of Personal Competence.
McGrew, Kevin S.; Bruininks, Robert H.
School Psychology Review, v19 n1 p53-73 1990
Investigated relationship between adaptive and maladaptive behavior and other constructs in context of model of personal competence. Used latent variable structural equation modeling methods to evaluate alternative models of personal competence in three age-differentiated contemporary national samples. Results provide support for model of personal competence which included dimensions of physical competence, practical intelligence, conceptual intelligence, and emotional competence. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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