TITLE

research of interest

AUTHOR(S)
McGlannan, Frances
PUB. DATE
February 1976
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Feb1976, Vol. 9 Issue 2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several research studies related to learning disabilities. Role of pupil size in communication; Educational aspects of specialization in brain hemisphere; Role played by psychological stress in fetal trauma; Nonverbal pupillometrics in communication; Impact of emotional stress on the state of the fetus in pregnant women.
ACCESSION #
4727486

 

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