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ERIC Number: EJ591257
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
A Closer Look at Interpersonal Decision-Making in Adults with and without Mental Retardation.
Hickson, Linda; Golden, Harriet; Khemka, Ishita; Urv, Tiina; Yamusah, Salifu
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v103 n3 p209-24 Nov 1998
In two experiments, participants with and without mental retardation listened to vignettes depicting situations in which a protagonist was faced with a decision involving either a peer or an authority figure. Decision-making tasks were considerably more difficult for the participants with mental retardation. Women in both studies outperformed men. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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