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ERIC Number: EJ617742
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0922-4777
Is the Frequency of Dyslexic Problems among Prison Inmates Higher Than in a Normal Population?
Samuelsson, Stefan; Gustavsson, Ann; Herkner, Birgitta; Lundberg, Ingvar
Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, v13 n3-4 p297-312 Dec 2000
Compares a sample of prison inmates with the norms obtained for large samples of 12-year-old students on tests measuring word decoding skills, reading, and spelling abilities. Shows that most of the inmates performed better or at the same level as 12-year-old students on all tasks measuring reading, spelling, and word decoding skills. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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