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ERIC Number: EJ585840
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0952-3383
Another One Flew Over: Maladjusted' Jack's Perception of His Label.
Wearmouth, Janice
British Journal of Special Education, v26 n1 p15-22 Mar 1999
Analyzes an interview with an adult male prisoner who was labeled as "maladjusted" in school. Discussion of the concept of "maladjustment," models of learning, and consequences of assessment is followed by excerpts from the interview which show the negative effects of this label on the child's developing identity and general outlook. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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