ERIC Number: EJ563988
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Response Allocation to Concurrent Fixed-Ratio Reinforcement Schedules with Work Requirements by Adults with Mental Retardation and Typical Preschool Children.
Cuvo, Anthony J.; Lerch, Laura J.; Leurquin, Deborah A.; Gaffaney, Thomas J.; Poppen, Roger L.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v31 n1 p43-63 Spr 1998
Experiments examined the effect of work requirements in combination with reinforcement schedules on the choice behavior of six adults with mental retardation and seven typical preschoolers. Results showed that participants' responding was largely controlled by the reinforcement received for responding to each level of work. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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