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Product Description: Cochlear implants, mainstreaming, genetic engineering, and other ethical dilemmas  confronting deaf people mandated a new, wide-ranging examination of these issues, fulfilled by Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts...read more

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9781563683633 | 1 win har/ edition (Gallaudet Univ Pr, May 15, 2008), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Cochlear implants mainstreaming genetic engineering and other ethical dilemmas confronting deaf people require a new wide-ranging examination of these issues a mandate fulfilled by Signs and Voices Deaf Culture Identity Language and Arts.

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9781563685750 | Pap/cdr edition (Gallaudet Univ Pr, December 21, 2012), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Cochlear implants, mainstreaming, genetic engineering, and other ethical dilemmas  confronting deaf people mandated a new, wide-ranging examination of these issues, fulfilled by Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts.

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Product Description: There were few options for educating deaf children when Dela White discovered in 1945 that her infant daughter, Tuleta, could not hear. Mrs. White took her to Los Angeles to enroll at the John Tracy Clinic, founded by the wife of actor Spencer Tracy and named for their deaf son...read more

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9781893271586 | Maverick Pub Co, September 15, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: There were few options for educating deaf children when Dela White discovered in 1945 that her infant daughter, Tuleta, could not hear.

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Product Description: Lawrence Newman became deaf at the age of five in 1930, and saw his father fight back tears knowing that his son would never hear again. The next time he saw his father cry was in 1978, when Newman received an honorary doctorate from Gallaudet University, his alma mater...read more
By David Kurs (editor)

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9781563684081 | Gallaudet Univ Pr, August 31, 2009, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Lawrence Newman became deaf at the age of five in 1930, and saw his father fight back tears knowing that his son would never hear again.

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Product Description: The companion to Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts, this volume presents an accomplished group of contributors who address the major technological, institutional, and societal advances in access for deaf people, as well as the remaining hurdles...read more
By Donna Jo Napoli (editor)

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9781563683930 | Slp edition (Gallaudet Univ Pr, November 15, 2008), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The companion to Signs and Voices: Deaf Culture, Identity, Language, and Arts, this volume presents an accomplished group of contributors who address the major technological, institutional, and societal advances in access for deaf people, as well as the remaining hurdles.

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Argues that the best way to educate the deaf is to teach the English-based sign language
By Tom Bertling (editor)

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9780963781352 | Kodiak Media Group, December 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Argues that the best way to educate the deaf is to teach the English-based sign language

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9781439500415 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $28.95

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Looks at the history and development of American Sign Language.

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9780275989743 | Praeger Pub Text, September 30, 2006, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: Looks at the history and development of American Sign Language.

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Product Description: More the 1.46 million people in the United States have hearing losses in sufficient severity to be considered deaf; another 21 million people have other hearing impairments. For many deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals, sign language and voice interpreting is essential to their participation in educational programs and their access to public and private services...read more
By Carol M. Convertino (contributor), Marc Marschark (editor), Rico Peterson (editor), Patricia Sapere (contributor) and Elizabeth A. Winston (editor)

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9780195176940 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 14, 2005, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: More the 1.

Used in conjunction with the text, this totally revised supporting video with new modern characters effectively demonstrates all of the conversations and important structures–bringing the signs in the text to life. American Sign Language students will find themselves captivated and entertained by this state-of-the-art video. This new video presents all 72 dialogues and each of the key structures in this book. Four internationally known, Deaf actors animate the dialogues and give life to the text illustrations, allowing students to preview and review instructional materials at home to enhance their classroom learning. These fluent ASL users also model facial expressions and conversational gestures appropriate to American Sign Language.

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9780205453429 | Dvd edition (Prentice Hall, December 3, 2004), cover price $98.00
9780205275540 | 2 vhs edition (Prentice Hall, July 9, 2003), cover price $101.00 | About this edition: Used in conjunction with the text, this totally revised supporting video with new modern characters effectively demonstrates all of the conversations and important structures–bringing the signs in the text to life.

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9780135298015 | Pap/vhs edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Written by two leading authorities in the field, this book is designed to help learners successfully interact with deaf American Sign Language (ASL) users.
9780135285718 | Spiral edition (Prentice Hall, February 1, 1992), cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Written by two leading authorities in the field, this book is designed to help learners successfully interact with deaf American Sign Language (ASL) users.

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Product Description: This is a handbook for readers who wish to learn more about providing services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It provides basic knowledge of Deaf Culture and the hard of hearing population, the aesthetics of American Sign Language, and an awareness of hearing loss and its influence on family and community life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780120441419 | Brill Academic Pub, September 30, 2004, cover price $96.00 | About this edition: This is a handbook for readers who wish to learn more about providing services to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Uses almost 1,400 photographs to present a comprehensive guide to the techniques, words, and phrases used in American Sign Language.

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9780757000072 | Square One Pub, January 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Uses almost 1,400 photographs to present a comprehensive guide to the techniques, words, and phrases used in American Sign Language.
9789990097290 | Square One Pub, January 1, 2003, cover price $0.02

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9780613915403 | Turtleback Books, February 1, 2003, cover price $41.50 | About this edition: Uses almost 1,400 photographs to present a comprehensive guide to the techniques, words, and phrases used in American Sign Language.

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Product Description: This book is a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the major psychological, social, and educational issues affecting the lives of children, adolescents, and adults who are deaf and hard of hearing, and their families. Psychological, Social, and Educational Dimensions of Deafness presents an inclusive description of current research and practice that is complemented by the voices of individuals through personal essays that highlight and illustrate significant concepts and trends...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780205175130 | Prentice Hall, October 1, 2000, cover price $163.00 | About this edition: This book is a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the major psychological, social, and educational issues affecting the lives of children, adolescents, and adults who are deaf and hard of hearing, and their families.

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Product Description: Crossing that Bridge is the first book to deal with making literary events accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing people. Though Crossing that Bridge specifically addresses organizers of literary events (such as poetry readings, author signings, and storytellings), it is also a useful toolkit for anyone who interprets or attends these events...read more

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9780967987606 | Sase: The Write Place, May 1, 2000, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Crossing that Bridge is the first book to deal with making literary events accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing people.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1930, The Deaf Mute Howls challenged the prevailing practice of teaching deaf children to speak and read lips while prohibiting the use of sign language. Albert Ballin's sharp observations in this remarkable book detail his experiences (and those of others) at a late 19th-century residential school for deaf students and his frustrations as an adult seeking acceptance in the majority hearing society...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781563680731 | Gallaudet Univ Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1930, The Deaf Mute Howls challenged the prevailing practice of teaching deaf children to speak and read lips while prohibiting the use of sign language.

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 large

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9780915035625 | Dawn Sign Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: 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 large

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9789990212143, titled "Journey into the Deaf-world" | Independent Pub Group, May 30, 1996, cover price $0.02
9780915035632 | Dawn Sign Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: 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 large

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Product Description: Started in 1986 as a project to simply describe the linguistic and sociolinguistic features of contact signing and to determine if this type of signing is aptly labeled a pidgin, this book blossomed in depth as the authors' data increased...read more

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9780124580404 | Brill Academic Pub, August 1, 1992, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Started in 1986 as a project to simply describe the linguistic and sociolinguistic features of contact signing and to determine if this type of signing is aptly labeled a pidgin, this book blossomed in depth as the authors' data increased.

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Product Description: American Sign Language is a rich and complex language. Recently declared as an official language and recognized by 48 states as a foreign language, more and more high school teachers across the country are teaching American Sign Language as an elective...read more

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9780135289693 | Vhs edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 1991), cover price $64.00 | About this edition: American Sign Language is a rich and complex language.

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Product Description: The descriptions by the acknowledged designer, administrator, or scholar of each system ensures the highest accuracy and thoroughness, distinguishing Manual Communication as a significant, important resource. The first chapter recounts the history of sign language, particularly American Sign Language (ASL), including foreign influences and conflicts about its use...read more
By Harry Bornstein (editor)

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9780930323578 | Gallaudet Univ Pr, October 30, 1990, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: The descriptions by the acknowledged designer, administrator, or scholar of each system ensures the highest accuracy and thoroughness, distinguishing Manual Communication as a significant, important resource.

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Product Description: Beginning by eliminating many of the misconceptions people have regarding deaf people and communication with them, this book explains and illustrates basic American Sign Language for medical purposes. True situations are included to emphasize the problems which arise with miscommunication and a lack of knowledge of deaf people and their culture...read more

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9780894644177 | Krieger Pub Co, September 1, 1990, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: Beginning by eliminating many of the misconceptions people have regarding deaf people and communication with them, this book explains and illustrates basic American Sign Language for medical purposes.

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Product Description: Deaf and hearing authors explore cultural values, American Sign Language, social interaction in the Deaf community, education, folklore, and more. Authors include Ben Bahan, Veda Charrow, Terry Coye, Stephanie Hall, Tom Humphries, Barbara Kannapell, Betty Martin, Shanny Mow, Carol Padden, Susan Rutherford, William Stokoe, Ronnie Wilbur, Sherman Wilcox, and James Woodward...read more
By Sherman Wilcox (editor)

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9780932130099 | Linstok Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Deaf and hearing authors explore cultural values, American Sign Language, social interaction in the Deaf community, education, folklore, and more.

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Product Description: An important new collection of original papers dealing with essential issues and research in the learning of language by deaf people. The book addresses issues in the fields of second language acquisition and deafness, and draws upon the fields of linguistics, psychology, and education...read more

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9780521340465 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1988, cover price $156.25 | About this edition: An important new collection of original papers dealing with essential issues and research in the learning of language by deaf people.

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9780521335799 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1988, cover price $48.50 | About this edition: An important new collection of original papers dealing with essential issues and research in the learning of language by deaf people.

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Product Description: Throughout the last two centuries, a controversial question has plagued the field of education of the deaf: should sign language be used to communicate with and instruct deaf children? Never the Twain Shall Meet focuses on the debate over this question, especially as it was waged in the nineteenth century, when it was at its highest pitch and the battle lines were clearly drawn...read more

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9781563680564 | Gallaudet Univ Pr, August 1, 1987, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Throughout the last two centuries, a controversial question has plagued the field of education of the deaf: should sign language be used to communicate with and instruct deaf children?

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Product Description: Signs Across America provides a fascinating and unique look at regional variations in American Sign Language (ASL). The authors contacted native signers in 25 states to find out their signs for 130 selected words. The results -- more that 1,200 signs -- are illustrated in this book...read more

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9780913580967 | Gallaudet Univ Pr, December 1, 1984, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Signs Across America provides a fascinating and unique look at regional variations in American Sign Language (ASL).

Product Description: The articles in this book were written between the years of 1975 and 1979. They relate to the topics of the utmost concern for Deaf people; however, they have not been widely disseminated in the fields related to deafness. All four papers represent a development in research towards understanding Deaf society and culture in the U...read more
By James Woodward (editor)

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9780932666154 | T J Pub Inc, December 1, 1982, cover price $4.50 | About this edition: The articles in this book were written between the years of 1975 and 1979.

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