ERIC Number: EJ616414
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Craniofacial Maturity and Perceived Personality in Children with Down Syndrome.
Fidler, Deborah J.; Hodapp, Robert M.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v104 n5 p410-21 Sep 1999
Two studies found that children with Down syndrome were perceived as being more physically baby faced than those with other forms of mental retardation and typical children and more likely to behave in an immature manner, and that more physically baby faced children with Down syndrome are more subject to the over generalization. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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