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Clinics in Developmental Medicine No. 17

Clinics in Developmental Medicine No. 17 This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This well-written volume presents, in order of practical significance, a review of the literature and thinking on stuttering, a report of a pilot study of school children, and a meticulously conducted study of many possible variables related to a matched group of stutterers and controls. The latter two projects were conducted in England. Chapters 1 and 2 contain a detailed review of the various theories concerning the onset and development of stuttering in children. None of the major viewpoints is slighted and the authors are refreshingly candid—some will say brave—in providing their own reactions to the pronouncements of the authorities. Chapter 3, entitled "The Natural History of Stuttering," presents a brief report on a longitudinal study conducted in the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from 1946 to 1962 and deals with that part of the program in which stuttering was an observed or reported occurrence. The remaining six chapters concern themselves with http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png American Journal of Diseases of Children American Medical Association

Clinics in Developmental Medicine No. 17

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1965 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0002-922X
DOI
10.1001/archpedi.1965.02090030355031
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This well-written volume presents, in order of practical significance, a review of the literature and thinking on stuttering, a report of a pilot study of school children, and a meticulously conducted study of many possible variables related to a matched group of stutterers and controls. The latter two projects were conducted in England. Chapters 1 and 2 contain a detailed review of the various theories concerning the onset and development of stuttering in children. None of the major viewpoints is slighted and the authors are refreshingly candid—some will say brave—in providing their own reactions to the pronouncements of the authorities. Chapter 3, entitled "The Natural History of Stuttering," presents a brief report on a longitudinal study conducted in the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from 1946 to 1962 and deals with that part of the program in which stuttering was an observed or reported occurrence. The remaining six chapters concern themselves with

Journal

American Journal of Diseases of ChildrenAmerican Medical Association

Published: Sep 1, 1965

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