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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Bea - Goodreads

Excellent book! Gives you an insight in the unique world of the deaf community, and into the obstacles occurred by them in 'normal' society. It describes the history of the deaf, their position in ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Garrett Mccutcheon - Goodreads

As a hearing person, I must admit that I never gave much thought at all to the Deaf, let alone Deaf culture. Sacks' Seeing Voices is a real eye opener in this regard. Sacks admits that he came at the ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Naomi Nolet - Goodreads

Provides a fascinating insight into the deaf community- its sensory perceptions, language and culture. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Nathasja Hartog - Goodreads

Very interesting! Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Delores Cook - Goodreads

Interesting, finally understand more about deaf and why my sister is like she is. I remember going with her as a child to the deaf and blind center in Dallas and telling the lady she needed her hands ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Unputdownable. Gets better as it goes. Makes the case that sign language is a rich medium. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Phoebe - Goodreads

I absolutely loved this book, read it twice and plan to do so again. The implications of of thought without language is so damn fascinating, as is the history of American sign language. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Tanya - Goodreads

This book should be required reading for any parent with a deaf child. Thanks you Oliver Sacks for a beautiful book and a new way of seeing Deaf. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Bojan Tunguz - Goodreads

Most of the information that we get about the world comes through the sense of sight. Therefore it would seem that it there is one sense that we would be loath to part with, it would be this one. And ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Amanda Mecke - Goodreads

In this short book, Oliver Sacks writes about Deaf Culture in a way that will make you see what you are missing if you don't know Sign Language. Read full review


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