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ERIC Number: EJ587820
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-726X
How Do Deaf and Hearing Mothers Regain Eye Contact When Their Infants Look Away?
Koester, Lynne Sanford; Karkowski, Andrea M.; Traci, Meg Ann
American Annals of the Deaf, v143 n1 p5-13 Mar 1998
This study compared efforts to regain their infants' visual attention of 40 mothers (either deaf or hearing) and 40 9-month-old infants (either deaf or hearing). Findings indicated a greater reliance by deaf mothers on visual strategies to regain infant attention and a greater emphasis on vocalizations by hearing mothers, regardless of infant hearing status. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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