ERIC Number: EJ624765
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Social Attributions and Depression in Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome.
Barnhill, Gena P.
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v16 n1 p46-53 Spr 2001
A study investigated the relationship between depressive symptoms and social attributions in 33 adolescents with Asperger syndrome. Results revealed a significant positive relationship between depressive symptoms and ability attributions for social failure. The more intelligent the individual, the less social success was attributed to chance and task difficulty factors. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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