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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Hannah - Goodreads

An interesting insight into a fascinating topic. However, only three stars because the use of footnotes was distracting. I prefer reading continuous prose and it was awkward constantly switching ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Vered - Goodreads

I thought this book gave fascinating insight into the development of language in the mind, especially when auditory modes of communication are inaccessible. It also gave an intriguing glimpse into Deaf culture and history. Read full review

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User Review  - Leah Dunbar - Goodreads

It's a great investigation on deafness and Deaf culture, topics I'm very interested in. However I found it hard to get through the book and keep track of everything due to the excessive footnotes ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

Three stars for the strong finish, but overall more like 2.5. Most of the book is dry and academic and presumably pretty outdated at this point, covering studies on how deaf individuals learn and the ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - TL Cooper - Goodreads

My American Sign Language teacher recommended the class read Seeing Voices by Oliver Sacks, so I decided to read it during our break between terms. I quickly found myself immersed in a world within ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Garrett Haynes - Goodreads

This book has changed my view of deaf people. I took ASL in high school and at the time did not enjoy it at all. I was horrified to discover that deaf people are proud of their culture and of sign ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Alison Whiteman - Goodreads

I knew very little about the deaf community until I read this book. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Janelle Rae - Goodreads

not just a look into the deaf world but really a look into how the brain processes language both visual and auditory...excellent and quick read. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Rara Rizal - Goodreads

I did not expect Oliver Sacks to write about something that was not his subject of expertise - but he did make that clear early on in the book. This book was in no way the definitive guide about ... Read full review


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