DEAF IN AMERICA

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Harvard University Press, 1988 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 134 pages
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Written by authors who are themselves Deaf, this unique book illuminates the life and culture of Deaf people from the inside, through their everyday talk, their shared myths, their art and performances, and the lessons they teach one another. Padden and Humphries employ the capitalized "Deaf" to refer to deaf people who share a natural language--American Sign Language (ASL)--and a complex culture, historically created and actively transmitted across generations.
  

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Review: Deaf in America: Voices from a Culture

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This book is often assigned in Deaf Culture courses, and it provides an insight into the Deaf world. I have personally used this book as a resource for my teaching lessons as well as an independent studies course to complete my degree. Read full review

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User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

This book is part of my reading list for my university course so I thought I'd give it a try. It's very interesting and easy to read as it doesn't focus on the biology of being deaf but on the idea of ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Learning to Be Deaf
12
Images of Being
26
A Different Center
39
Living in Others World
56
A Changing Consciousness
71
The Meaning of Sound
91
Historically Created Lives
110
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American Sign Language (ASL)
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Ear and Hearing - Abstract: Volume 10(2) April 1989 p 139 Deaf in ...
Deaf in America: Voices from a Culture. Book Reviews. Ear & Hearing. 10(2):139, April 1989. Padden, Carol; Humphries, Tom ...
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About the author (1988)

Tom Humphries is associate professor in the Department of Communication and the &a
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