ERIC Number: EJ848160
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 23
A Comment on Drash and Tudor's (2004) Operant Theory of Autism
Carr, James E.; LeBlanc, Linda A.
Analysis of Verbal Behavior, v20 p25-29 2004
The authors comment on Drash and Tudor's operant theory of autism. Concerns with the theory's face validity and empirical support are presented, along with concerns about four aspects of the theory.
Descriptors: Autism, Validity, Behavior Theories, Social Environment, Verbal Ability, Verbal Communication, Verbal Development, Children
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