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ERIC Number: EJ487970
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Role for Animal Research in the Investigation of Human Mental Retardation.
Anderson, Britt
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v99 n1 p50-59 Jul 1994
A general learning impairment model and a reasoning insight model, both in rats, were reviewed for parallels to theories of human cognitive deficiency, leading to the conclusion that animal models of the cognitive deficiency states of mental retardation are underutilized and that human mental retardation researchers would benefit from greater familiarity with the animal literature. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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