TITLE

Unitary Deficit Hypothesis of Reading Disabilities: Has Vellutino Led Us Astray?

AUTHOR(S)
Fletcher, Jack M.; Satz, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 1979
SOURCE
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Mar1979, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p155
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the empirical and theoretical basis upon which several studies rejected the hypothesis of a visual-perceptual deficit in reading disabilities. Problems with task definition and test ceilings; Difficulties with the unitary deficit hypothesis; Performance correlates of reading disabilities.
ACCESSION #
4729886

 

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