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ERIC Number: EJ666177
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Differential Outcomes Effect in Children and Adults with Down Syndrome.
Estevez, Angeles F.; Fuentes, Luis J.; Overmier, J. Bruce; Gonzalez, Carmen
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v108 n2 p108-16 Mar 2003
In this study, 24 individuals (ages 6-37) with down syndrome had to learn a symbolic conditional discrimination task. Participants showed better terminal accuracy and faster learning of the task when the alternative correct responses were each followed by unique different outcomes than when nondifferential outcomes were arranged. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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