ERIC Number: EJ571873
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Exercise of Linguistic Control by Speakers in an Adult Day Treatment Program.
Domingo, Robert A.; Barrow, Meryl B.; Amato, John, Jr.
Mental Retardation, v36 n4 p293-302 Aug 1998
The ability of 10 adults with mental retardation to exhibit linguistic control within peer and staff dyads was evaluated. Participants produced significantly more utterances with staff than with peers; however, they did not exhibit significant amounts of directives or questions, the two types of verbal control bids studied. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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