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ERIC Number: EJ539240
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0731-9487
Self-Concept and Perceived Social Support among College Students with and without Learning Disabilities.
Cosden, Merith A.; McNamara, Joanne
Learning Disability Quarterly, v20 n1 p2-12 Win 1997
Comparison of 100 college students, half with and half without learning disabilities (LD), found the LD students had lower grades, test scores, and perceptions of their scholastic/intellectual abilities. However, students did not differ in their perceptions of global self-worth, perceived importance of academic competence, or domain-specific competencies. Support from campus organizations was related to self-esteem for students with LD. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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