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|Title:||Deaf in America : voices from a culture /|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Carol Padden; Tom Humphries
|ISBN:||0674194233 (alk. paper); 9780674194236 (alk. paper); 0674194241 (pbk.); 9780674194243 (pbk.)|
|Notes:||Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. -129) and index.
Content: Learning to be deaf -- Images of being -- A different center -- Living in others' world -- A changing consciousness -- The meaning of sound -- Historically created lives.
|Description:||vii, 134 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Learning to be deaf -- Images of being -- A different center -- Living in others' world -- A changing consciousness -- The meaning of sound -- Historically created lives.|
|Responsibility:||Carol Padden, Tom Humphries.|
|Publisher:||Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press,|
|Standard Numbers:||LCCN: 88011769|
|Class Descriptors:||LC Class No.: HV2545; Dewey No.: 362.4/2/0973|
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 Language.
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