ERIC Number: EJ228084
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Teaching Manual Communication to a Blind Adult.
Orlansky, Michael D.
Sign Language Studies, n27 p143-50 Sum 1980
A three-month project in which a blind hearing adult learned manual communication techniques for the deaf is reported. The instructional methods and reactions of teacher and student are presented. Finger spelling proved more useful than American Sign Language for the blind person as it enabled the blind user to follow English syntax. (PMJ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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