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Seeing Voices a Journey Into the World
Seeing Voices a Journey Into the World
by Oliver Sacks
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The bestselling author and "one of the greatest clinical writers of the twentieth century" (New York Times) explores the world of deafness and ponders the nature of human communication.... (read more)

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Deaf in America: Voices from a Culture
Deaf in America: Voices from a Culture
by Carol Padden
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"Through the use of folklore, apocryphal stories, poetry, jokes, and discussion of split factions and advocacy organizations, Padden and Humphries gracefully explain how deaf culture works, what it means to its members, how they define themselves within... (read more)

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Signs for Me: Basic Sign Vocabulary for Children, Parents & Teachers
Signs for Me: Basic Sign Vocabulary for Children, Parents & Teachers
by Ben Bahan
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Teaches American Sign Language to children with more than 300 essential signs, their English equivalents, and a picture “translation.” Provides a multidimensional sign language vocabulary for preschool and elementary school children. The... (read more)

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Signing for Kids: The Fun Way for Anyone to Learn American Sign Language
Signing for Kids: The Fun Way for Anyone to Learn American Sign Language
by Mickey Flodin
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The bestselling Parents' Choice Award Winner-now expanded with a new section on computer and technology terms. Fully illustrated in a large format with clear, easy-to-read instructions, Signing for Kids features the clearest instructions and easiest-to... (read more)

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Can I Help?: Helping the Hearing Impaired in Emergency Situations (Beginning Sign)
Can I Help?: Helping the Hearing Impaired in Emergency Situations (Beginning Sign)
by S Harold Collins
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Signs, sentences, and information to help communicate with the hearing impaired.... (read more)

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A Word in the Hand: Book One, an Introduction to Sign Language (Sign Language Materials)
A Word in the Hand: Book One, an Introduction to Sign Language (Sign Language Materials)
by Jane Kitterman
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Basic primers from which to learn Signed English. Book One contains 15 lessons and nearly 500 illustrations. Book Two contains 10 lessons with over 300 illustrations. All lessons provide vocabulary, illustrations, review, exercises, and assignments that... (read more)

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Deaf Like Me (85 Edition)
Deaf Like Me (85 Edition)
by Thomas S. Spradley
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Deaf Like Me is the moving account of parents coming to terms with their baby girl's profound deafness. The love, hope, and anxieties of all hearing parents of deaf children are expressed here with power and simplicity. In the epilogue, Lynn Spradley as... (read more)

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Signing Is Fun
Signing Is Fun
by Mickey Flodin
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The author of Signing for Kids offers children their first glimpse at a whole new world. Starting with the alphabet and working up to everyday phrases, this volume uses clear instructions on how to begin using American Sign Language and features an... (read more)

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Complete Idiots Guide To Learning Sign Languag
Complete Idiots Guide To Learning Sign Languag
by Susan Shelly
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You're no idiot, of course. You studied a foreign language, you can give good hand signals to a driver parallel parking, and you know when your boss is in a bad mood based on body language. But when it comes to using sign language, you feel like you're... (read more)

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Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals about the Mind
Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals about the Mind
by Margalit Fox
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Imagine a village where everyone "speaks" sign language. Just such a village -- an isolated Bedouin community in Israel with an unusually high rate of deafness -- is at the heart of Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals About the Mind. There, an... (read more)

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Song Without Words (Merloyd Lawrence Book)
Song Without Words (Merloyd Lawrence Book)
by Gerald Shea
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Much has been written about the profoundly deaf, but the lives of the nearly 30 million partially deaf people in the United States today remain hidden. Song without Words tells the astonishing story of a man who, at the age of thirty-four, discovered... (read more)

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Inside Deaf Culture: ,
Inside Deaf Culture: ,
by Carol Padden
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In this absorbing story of the changing life of a community, the authors of Deaf in America reveal historical events and forces that have shaped the ways that Deaf people define themselves today. Inside Deaf Culture relates Deaf people's search for a... (read more)

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I See a Voice: Deafness, Language and the Senses--A Philosophical History
I See a Voice: Deafness, Language and the Senses--A Philosophical History
by Jonathan Ree
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A groundbreaking study of deafness, by a philosopher who combines the scientific erudition of Oliver Sacks with the historical flair of Simon Schama. There is nothing more personal than the human voice, traditionally considered the expression of the... (read more)

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Chris Gets Ear Tubes
Chris Gets Ear Tubes
by Betty Pace
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Describes the experience of a young boy whose chronic ear infections are affecting his hearing, until he goes into the hospital for a simple operation.... (read more)

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Helen Keller (Women Who Dare)
Helen Keller (Women Who Dare)
by Aimee Hess
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Illuminates the fascinating and inspiring life of Keller, with 42 exceptional color and black-white-images.... (read more)

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Keyboarding Skills for Children with Disabilities
Keyboarding Skills for Children with Disabilities
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In this easy-to-read book, parents and professionals will discover the important role each plays in helping infants with hearing loss acquire communication skills. Included are details on technology, a balanced discussion of communication options, and... (read more)

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Crashing Through: The Extraordinary True Story of the Man Who Dared to See
Crashing Through: The Extraordinary True Story of the Man Who Dared to See
by Robert Kurson
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Mike May spent his life crashing through. Blinded at age three, he defied expectations by breaking world records in downhill speed skiing, joining the CIA, and becoming a successful inventor, entrepreneur, and family man. He had never yearned for vision.... (read more)

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Random House Webster's Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary
Random House Webster's Pocket American Sign Language Dictionary
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Signing Fun: American Sign Language Vocabulary, Phrases, Games, and Activities
Signing Fun: American Sign Language Vocabulary, Phrases, Games, and Activities
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Heres a great book for every young adult age 11 up, Signing Fun: American Sign Language Vocabulary, Phrases, Games, and Activities. Signing is visual, easy to learn, and fun to use. Author Penny Warner offers 441 useful signs on a variety of favorite... (read more)

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I'll Scream Later
I'll Scream Later
by Marlee Matlin
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