Skip to Content

AFB American Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

Cover of

The Exploration of a "Tactile Aesthetic" (Online)

Formats Available and Product Details

Formats Available Price
Online $0.00

Description of The Exploration of a "Tactile Aesthetic"

To investigate whether blind children have a "tactile aesthetic" qualitatively different from that of their sighted and partially sighted peers, a group of scrap wood sculptures created by blind, partially sighted, and sighted children were presented to judges who were children also blind, partially sighted, and sighted. The study suggested not a lack of aesthetic sensitivity in the blind, but rather a

Online Product Details:

ISBN: jvib000708
Year of publication: 2006
Availability: Immediately

Review The Exploration of a "Tactile Aesthetic"

Other Titles by Judith Rubin, Ph.D. , ATR