ERIC Number: EJ298117
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Social Characteristics of Visually Impaired Infants' Play.
Rogers, Sally J.; Puchalski, Carol B.
Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, v3 n4 p52-56 Jan 1984
Analysis of videotaped mother interactions with 21 visually impaired and 16 nonhandicapped infants revealed that visually impaired infants demonstrated fewer periods of positive vocalization and responses, fewer social initiations, more negative vocalizations and periods of negative affect, and more ignoring of the mothers than did the controls. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Young Sensory Impaired Children. Journal Availability: see EC 161 624.