ERIC Number: EJ566301
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Heritability of Poor Language Achievement among Twins.
Tomblin, J. Bruce; Buckwalter, Paula R.
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v41 n1 p188-99 Feb 1998
To examine the basis of familiar associations with poor language achievement, 62 twin pairs and 3 triplet sets were studied in which at least one member presented poor oral-language status in the absence of other impairments. The language status of monozygotic pairs was highly similar. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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