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ERIC Number: ED021386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Psychology of Deafness.
World Federation of the Deaf, Rome (Italy).; Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf, Inc., Washington, DC.
Nine conference papers discuss the psychology of deafness. They include seven papers from the United States: "Deafness: The Interdependent Variable" by M. Vernon and D. A. Rothstein, "The Reliability and Construct Validity of the Self-Concept of Academic Ability Scale-Form D for Hearing Impaired Students" by L. M. JOINER, "Studies of the Intelligence of Deaf Subjects with Non-Language Tests" by C. P. Goetzinger, "Psychological Values of Higher Education for the Deaf" by P. V. Doctor, "The Role of Communication in the Emotional and Social Development of the Deaf" by J. D. Rainer, "The Draw a Man Test--A Clinical Technique for the Deaf" by G. Lavos, and "Psychiatric Group Work with Deaf Children and Adults" by K. Z. Altshuler. Also provided are "Diagnostic Picture of the Young Deaf Child" by N. Snijders-Oomen of Holland and "How Can the Hearing Handicapped Child Be Prepared for the Adult Life in the Hearing World?" by I. Tuxen of Denmark. (JD)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Conference Reports, Emotional Development, Exceptional Child Education, Group Therapy, Hearing Impairments, Higher Education, Individual Characteristics, Intelligence Tests, Nonverbal Ability, Psychiatric Services, Psychological Testing, Social Development, Test Reliability, Test Validity, Tests
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Federation of the Deaf, Rome (Italy).; Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: World Federation of the Deaf
Note: Selected papers from the Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf (5th, Warsaw, August 13-17, 1967).