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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

A fascinating glimpse into the 'history of the deaf.' I use quotations because it would seem obscene to delineate a history of a particular human condition. What Sacks tries to do however is account ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ronna - Goodreads

Seeing Voices presents a fascinating outsider's perspective on Sign language, focusing on the effects of language learning on the brain and the link between language, thought, and personal development ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kathy MacMillan - Goodreads

There's a reason this book is a classic in the field of Deaf Studies: Sacks weaves together history, linguistics, and a deep understanding of culture to create a compelling introduction to American Sign Language and Deaf culture for the uninitiated. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Kathleen Hagen - Goodreads

Seeing Voices: A Journey Through the World of the Deaf, by Oliver Sacks, Narrated by Jonathan Davis, with a new introduction and ending written by and read by Oliver Sacks, Produced by Audible Inc ... Read full review

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User Review  - Morrigan - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book, my only complaint is that the footnotes at times made it really hard to keep track of where you were reading. Dr. Saks discusses in this book the culture of the deaf the ... Read full review

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