ERIC Number: EJ581737
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Within-Session Patterns of Responding during Functional Analyses: The Role of Establishing Operations in Clarifying Behavioral Function.
Roane, Henry S.; Lerman, Dorothea C.; Kelley, Michael E.; Van Camp, Carole M.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v20 n1 p73-89 Jan-Feb 1999
This study involving five individuals (ages 5 to 21) with mental retardation and behavior problems, found that momentary changes in establishing operations can influence responding during the course of a functional analysis, and that comparisons of response levels associated with the presence or absence of putative reinforces can provide information about behavioral function. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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