Portland State University. Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech: Emphasis in Speech Pathology/Audiology
Speech and Hearing Sciences
1 online resource (35 pages)
Deaf children -- Education, Lipreading, Deaf -- Means of communication
This paper provides a brief history of attitudes toward the deaf and the evolution of teaching and instruction of the deaf. It then discusses a pilot study that probed the acquisition of lip reading skills and the influence of mothers in the process.
Boileau, Janet Andrews, "A comparative analysis of the untrained lip reading ability of mothers of young hard of hearing children versus mothers of young normal hearing children" (1969). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 1269.