Looking without listening: is audition a prerequisite for normal development of visual attention during infancy?

@article{Spencer2000LookingWL,
  title={Looking without listening: is audition a prerequisite for normal development of visual attention during infancy?},
  author={Patricia Elizabeth Spencer},
  journal={Journal of deaf studies and deaf education},
  year={2000},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={291-302}
}
Potential effects of auditory and other communicative experience on development of visual attention were investigated for four groups of infants at 9, 12, and 18 months of age. Participants included 20 deaf infants with deaf mothers, 19 deaf infants with hearing mothers, 21 hearing infants with hearing mothers, and 20 hearing infants with deaf mothers. Infants' hearing status alone did not associate with patterns of visual attention. Deaf infants with deaf mothers showed significantly longer… CONTINUE READING

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