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ERIC Number: EJ399042
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Tactual Artificial Hearing as an Aid to Speech and Language Acquisition.
Oller, D. Kimbrough; And Others
Topics in Language Disorders, v9 n4 p59-69 Sep 1989
Recent developments are described in transmission of speech information to the skin of hearing-impaired individuals through artificial hearing devices. Discussed are tactual hearing instrument characteristics; transmission of speech sounds by tactual vocoders; vocabulary acquisition, sentence recognition, and discourse tracking through tactual vocoders; and potential users of tactual aids. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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