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ERIC Number: EJ553944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-8855
Effects of Reinforcement Choice on Task Responding in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities.
Lerman, Dorthea C.; Iwata, Brian A.; Rainville, Beth; Adelinis, John D.; Crosland, Kimberly; Kogan, Jeffrey
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v30 n3 p411-22 Fall 1997
The effects of reinforcement choice on task performance were examined with six individuals (ages 6-39) who had been diagnosed with severe to profound mental retardation. Findings indicated that access to choice did not improve the task performance of the subjects when highly preferred items were already incorporated into instructional programs. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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