ERIC Number: EJ485053
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Folklore of Blindness.
Wagner-Lampl, A.; Oliver, G. W.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v88 n3 p267-76 May-Jun 1994
This article uses both case examples and reports from archives and oral literature to illustrate the broad range of connections between blindness and superstitions, folklore, beliefs, and mythology. Clinicians are urged to be aware of these beliefs as they counsel individuals adapting to the loss of vision. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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