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Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Janine Pezzino - Goodreads

I enjoyed seeing deaf culture from a different point of view. Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Kelli - Goodreads

Sacks writes with copious footnotes and I can't help myself but read them all. Interesting history of how deaf have been treated, educated, and denied their language and culture except for small areas and times. Renews my desire to learn ASL! Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Nathasja Hartog - Goodreads

Very interesting! Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

This great book summarizes the history of deaf learning worldwide. Then it goes into the difficulties of learning in our (US) culture. The last section is about the uprising at Gallaudet University in ... 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  - Maryanne Gobble - Goodreads

I know very little about the deaf community and found this book both beautiful and fascinating. It was written in the 80s so it's quite dated, unfortunately. The footnotes are packed full of great ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

I was very excited by the prospect of reading about Sign Language and, in a broader context, the deaf community; in some aspects, this book delivered on (or exceeded) my expectations, but in other ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Drgirishraj - Goodreads

excellent exposition of what deafness is all about.May be outdated, in view of the recent developments in the field of otology, but a must read for all medical personell who deal with deafness in ... Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Keity Abi-Ackel - Goodreads

I never though i would say i read an incredibly good book about deaf culture and sign language that was written by someone that doesn't belong to this circle and area of study. Oliver Sacks, as aways, has just changed my mind, and why not, myself. Thanks Read full review

Review: Seeing Voices

User Review  - Jay - Goodreads

An interesting book of some of the history of deaf culture in the USA, but now dated and in reality a shallow view from the outside. Read full review


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