The Allan Mathers Case

TitleThe Allan Mathers Case
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsPimple, KD
Publication LanguageEN-us
KeywordsHuman , Mentoring , PSYCHOLOGY , SCIENCE , Subjects , Supervisor/Trainee
AbstractAllan Mathers, a graduate student in developmental psychology, is asked by his mentor to observe a young child for a study on observing and documenting second language acquisiton among pre-school students. When both he and the pre-school teacher conclude that the child is scared of him and it is in the child's best interest to stop the study, Allan is asked to end the study against his mentor's wishes.
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