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ERIC Number: EJ256548
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
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The Role of Language in the Intellectual Development of the Deaf Child.
Napierkowski, Harriet
Teaching Exceptional Children, v14 n3 p106-09 Dec 1981
Obstacles confronting deaf students in language development are considered. American Sign Language is distinguished from English in terms of grammar, inflection and syntax, and context. The impact of deafness on language acquisition and cognitive development is examined. The importance of auditory feedback and verbal reinforcement is emphasized. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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