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The Resource Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing : a bridge to accessibility, John W. Adams and Pamela S. Rohring, (electronic resource)

Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing : a bridge to accessibility, John W. Adams and Pamela S. Rohring, (electronic resource)

Label
Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing : a bridge to accessibility
Title
Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing
Title remainder
a bridge to accessibility
Statement of responsibility
John W. Adams and Pamela S. Rohring
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 the Deaf/HH and an awareness of hearing loss and its influence on family and community life. It's unique in that it draws from the experiences of a deaf (Rohring) and a hearing (Adams) author, providing a comprehensive perspective. It includes the perspectives from research and literature, from professional practice, and from anecdotal accounts. The book also highlights the aesthetics of American Sign Language and the Deaf culture
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Adams, John W.
Dewey number
362.4/28
LC call number
HV2545
LC item number
.A33 2004
NLM call number
  • 2014 I-853
  • WV 270
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Rohring, Pamela S
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  • Hearing Loss
  • Persons With Hearing Impairments
  • Sign Language
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing : a bridge to accessibility, John W. Adams and Pamela S. Rohring, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-243) and index
Contents
Introduction to being deaf or hard of hearing -- Worlds collide : growing up with a hearing loss -- Language differences and communication issues -- Deaf culture or condition? -- Issues from the past, issues for the millennium : the professionals' perspectives -- Best practices when communicating with deaf and hard of hearing people
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000168641
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780120441419
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003023768
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000168641
Label
Handbook to service the deaf and hard of hearing : a bridge to accessibility, John W. Adams and Pamela S. Rohring, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-243) and index
Contents
Introduction to being deaf or hard of hearing -- Worlds collide : growing up with a hearing loss -- Language differences and communication issues -- Deaf culture or condition? -- Issues from the past, issues for the millennium : the professionals' perspectives -- Best practices when communicating with deaf and hard of hearing people
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000168641
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780120441419
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003023768
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000168641

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