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Deaf Culture Our Way: Anecdotes from the Deaf Community

Roy K. Holcomb, Samuel K. Holcomb, Thomas K. Holcomb - Social Science - 1994 - 115 pages
This assortment of memorable stories enhances an understanding of how loss of hearing affects the individual.
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Carol PADDEN, Tom Humphries - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 208 pages
In a study written from within the deaf community, the authors demonstrate how deaf people live historically, culturally, and linguistically complex lives, and how being or ...
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A journey into the deaf-world

Harlan L. Lane, Robert Hoffmeister, Benjamin J. Bahan - Health & Fitness - 1996 - 513 pages
Looks at the world of the deaf in America and discusses deaf culture, the education of deaf children, useful technology, and the integration of deaf people into the society at ...
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Carol A. Padden - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1988 - 134 pages
Refusing to accept the limitations others have placed on the deaf, the authors--themselves deaf--argue for a deaf culture, one united by and expressed through the American Sign ...
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Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf

Oliver W. Sacks - Social Science - 1989 - 180 pages
A neurologist investigates the world of the deaf, examining their past and present treatment at the hands of society, and assesses the value and significance of sign language.
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Open Your Eyes: Deaf Studies Talking

H-Dirksen L. Bauman - Education - 2008 - 349 pages
This groundbreaking volume introduces readers to the key concepts and debates in deaf studies, offering perspectives on the relevance and richness of deaf ways of being in the ...
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The Other Side of Silence: Sign Language and the Deaf Community in America

Arden Neisser - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 301 pages
Examines the use of sign language by the deaf and discusses the education and social conditions of deaf people in the United States
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Through deaf eyes: a photographic history of an American community

Douglas C. Baynton, Jack R. Gannon, Jean Lindquist Bergey - History - 2007 - 156 pages
Photographs and interviews document the history of deaf culture in the United States.
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Nora Ellen GROCE - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1985 - 169 pages
Examines the reasons for the high rate of hereditary deafness among the population of Martha's Vineyard and discusses the place of deaf people in town life
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