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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Alice - Goodreads

I don't remember if this book was part of my Sign Language or my Child Development class, but it was an eye-opening look at sign language. Sacks discusses the development of ASL and also the way the brain deals with signs. Loved it. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Trevor - Goodreads

When I was a child my cousin asked me if I would rather be blind or deaf. I didn't hesitate, I would much rather be deaf, I thought - a world of perpetual darkness was to be avoided at all costs. To ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Earnest - Goodreads

Fascinating insights into the world of the deaf... you begin to appreciate the intricacies of sign language. I have learned it is truely a language; not just a pictorial pantomime of symbols, but a ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Kat - Goodreads

The subtitle of this book is: "A journey into the world of the deaf". Written in three parts at different points in Sacks' exposure and familiarity with deaf culture, it's filled with the perfect ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

I wish Oliver Sacks were my grandfather and I could go to him at his rocker in front of a roaring fire and have him tell stories of people and their brains. This book works somewhat as a story even ... Read full review


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