ERIC Number: EJ581736
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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The Effects of Pictorial versus Tangible Stimuli in Stimulus-Preference Assessments.
Higbee, Thomas S.; Carr, James E.; Harrison, Cristin D.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v20 n1 p63-72 Jan-Feb 1999
To determine the feasibility of using pictorial stimuli in preference assessments, multiple-stimulus preference assessments were conducted with two adults with mental retardation using both tangible stimuli and pictorial cards representing these same stimuli. Stimuli predicted by the tangible assessment were more potent reinforcers than those predicted by the pictorial assessment. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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