ERIC Number: EJ516196
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Methodological Issues in Studying the Toy Play of Young Children with Mental Retardation.
Malone, D. Michael; Stoneman, Zolinda
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, v15 n4 p459-87 Win 1995
The methods of 27 studies focusing on toy play among young children with mental retardation were reviewed. Considerable variability was noted with respect to sample characteristics, contextual parameters, and type of measurement. Researchers frequently neglected to provide potentially useful methodological information. Suggestions for future research and research interpretation are provided. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Research and Practice in Early Intervention.