Maternal distancing strategies toward twin sons, one with mild hearing loss: a case study.

@article{MuozSilva2004MaternalDS,
  title={Maternal distancing strategies toward twin sons, one with mild hearing loss: a case study.},
  author={Alicia Mu{\~n}oz-Silva and Manuel Sanchez-Garcia},
  journal={American annals of the deaf},
  year={2004},
  volume={149 4},
  pages={360-9}
}
The authors apply descriptive and sequential analyses to a mother's distancing strategies toward her 3-year-old twin sons in puzzle assembly and book reading tasks. One boy had normal hearing and the other a mild hearing loss (threshold: 30 dB). The results show that the mother used more distancing behaviors with the son with a hearing loss, and thus gave… CONTINUE READING