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ERIC Number: EJ585849
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
Social Persistence Following Failure in Boys and Girls with LD.
Settle, Shirley A.; Milich, Richard
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v32 n3 p201-12 May-Jun 1999
This study examined the response of intermediate-grade boys (N=18) and girls (N=20) with (N=20) or without (N=18) learning disabilities (LD) to experimental dyadic interactions, either friendly or unfriendly. Children with LD were hypersensitive to both situations and girls with LD appeared most negatively affected by the unfriendly interaction. Results support the learned-helplessness hypothesis. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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