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ERIC Number: EJ545920
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-2134
False Attribution of Suggestibility To Explain Recovered Memory of Childhood Sexual Abuse Following Extended Amnesia.
Leavitt, Frank
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v21 n3 p265-72 Mar 1997
Suggestibility was measured in 44 adult patients who recovered memories and in 31 comparison patients. Results suggest that patients who recovered memories were significantly less suggestible than average. Control patients with no history of sexual abuse were more at risk for altering memory to suggestive prompts. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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