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The Psychobiology of Underachievement

by Donald C. Ross - 1970

Mental and emotional development is highly relevant to school achievement. The author has worked on a classification which conceptualizes emotional development—and maldevelopment—as a product of a child's biologic nature interacting with his environment. The categories of the classification are briefly defined, the etiologies discussed, and the manifestations of each described in terms of observable school performance and behavior.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 72 Number 2, 1970, p. 225-238
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 1674, Date Accessed: 9/21/2021 10:59:23 AM

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  • Donald Ross
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Dr. Donald Ross is in the Department of Child Psychiatry at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
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