ERIC Number: EJ263165
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The Comprehension of Verbal Humor by Visually Impaired Children.
Tait, Pearl E.; Ward, Maryanne B.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v76 n4 p144-47 Apr 1982
The study compared the ability of 51 visually impaired and 51 sighted children, aged 7 to 15, to comprehend verbal humor presented to them in the form of jokes and nonjokes. It found that visually impaired children seem to comprehend humor as well as do their sighted peers. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A