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The authors relate the findings of McClelland et al, that low need achievement in children is related to a lower demand for independent achievement on the part of mothers and more restrictive behavior by mothers, to Witkin's description of field dependence, in which he indicates that children who...
Reviews the test, by Irving Lorge & Robert L. Thorndike (1957). The Lorge-Thorndike Intelligence Tests comprise eight different tests which span the range from kindergarten through high school. Each is available in two equivalent forms, and the three higher levels are furnished in two formats for...
"This study has demonstrated the usefulness of applying multivariate statistical techniques to the analysis of MMPI scale scores alone, or in combination with school data, for the purpose of classifying ninth-grade boys as potential delinquents or nondelinquents. The techniques employed proved to...