The utilization of external and movement cues in simple spatial tasks by blind and sighted children.

@article{Millar1979TheUO,
  title={The utilization of external and movement cues in simple spatial tasks by blind and sighted children.},
  author={Susanna Millar},
  journal={Perception},
  year={1979},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={11-20}
}
The role of visual experience in coding spatial position by movements or by external cues was examined in simple (nonrotational) shift tasks with blind and sighted children. Age and the salience of external cues were also of interest. Results showed that the congenitally totally blind used movement cues significantly more even when external cues were… CONTINUE READING