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ERIC Number: EJ612973
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-726X
Memory in the Deaf: A Cross-Cultural Study in English and Japanese.
Flaherty, Mary
American Annals of the Deaf, v145 n3 p237-44 Jul 2000
A study involving 16 Japanese young men (half with deafness) and 16 Irish young men (half with deafness) found that the Japanese men who were deaf outscored their English-language counterparts in memory for abstract design, due to prolonged use of a highly visual writing system. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland; Japan