ERIC Number: EJ587756
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Influence of Early Manual Communication on the Linguistic Development of Deaf Children.
Stuckless, E. Ross; Birch, Jack W.
American Annals of the Deaf, v142 n3 p71-79 Jul 1997
This reprinted article of a 1966 study found that 38 children with deafness who had learned to communicate manually before entrance to school were superior in reading, speech reading, and written language compared to 38 children with deafness who had not learned to communicate manually before school entrance. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Reprinted from American Annals of the Deaf; v111 n2 p452-60 (part I) and v111 n3 p499-504 (part II) 1966.