Behavioral and nonbehavioral variables in the measurement of stutterers' communication attitudes.

@article{Ulliana1984BehavioralAN,
  title={Behavioral and nonbehavioral variables in the measurement of stutterers' communication attitudes.},
  author={L Ulliana and R. J. Ingham},
  journal={The Journal of speech and hearing disorders},
  year={1984},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={83-93}
}
The influence of the behavioral variables, stuttering and speech, and the nonbehavioral variables, feelings or attitudes regarding speech, on stutterers' responses to the modified Erickson Communication Attitude Scale (known as the S24) was investigated in two studies. In the first study, 19 adult stutterers answered an amended version of the S24 Scale; it permitted subjects to nominate the basis of their response to each item on the Scale. The findings indicated that subjects regarded their… CONTINUE READING