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ERIC Number: EJ306784
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Eye-Pressing by Visually Impaired Children.
Jan, James E.; And Others
Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, v25 n6 p755-62 Dec 1983
The nature of eye-pressing as a visual stimulation mannerism in children with severely impaired eyesight is examined, and a possible physiological explanation (that self-stimulation occurs when the demand of the brain for meaningful visual information is not met) is offered. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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