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ERIC Number: EJ487988
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0891-4222
Rules of Engagement: Toward an Analysis of Staff Responses to Challenging Behavior.
Hastings, Richard P.; Remington, Bob
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v15 n4 p279-98 Jul-Aug 1994
This article reviews literature on the responses of direct care staff to challenging behaviors of individuals with mental retardation. The paper constructs a behavior analytic description of the functions of care staff behavior in relation to their clients' challenging behaviors, draws a distinction between contingency-shaped and rule-governed behavior, and outlines research needs. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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