Susan Pearson-Davis's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

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This pilot study examines effects of videotaped improvisational drama on social attitudes of emotionally disturbed adolescents, emphasizing locus of control. Researchers hypothesized that subjects who created and acted in improvised dramas would increase in a sense of control over both the dramas and their own lives. Subjects were 12ndash;17-year-o...
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Examines how old age is portrayed in 35 popular plays for children. Suggests ways children's theatre can help children form positive attitudes on aging. (PD)