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Pre-maps : An Educational Programme for Reading Tactile Maps

@inproceedings{Hirn2009PremapsA,
  title={Pre-maps : An Educational Programme for Reading Tactile Maps},
  author={Helin{\"a} Hirn},
  year={2009}
}
It is demanding for children with visual impairment to become aware of the world beyond their immediate experience. They need to learn to control spatial experiences as a whole and understand the relationships between objects, surfaces and themselves. In addition, environmental information is becoming increasingly visual and graphic, which requires a comprehensive spatial awareness. Tactile maps can be an excellent source of information for depicting space and environment. By means of tactile… 

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