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Mother Father Deaf

Living Between Sound and Silence

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$31.50 • £25.95 • €28.50

ISBN 9780674587489

Publication Date: 07/21/1998

Academic Trade

288 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • I. When Cultures Collide
    • 1. Introduction
    • 2. Interpreting Our Lives
  • II. Family Albums
    • 3. Invisible and Profound
    • 4. Views from the Other Side
    • 5. The Alternate Family
    • 6. Imperfect Mirrors
  • III. Childhood Landscapes
    • 7. A Song You Never Heard Before
    • 8. Inside Out or Upside Down
    • 9. The Heritage of Difference
    • 10. Hyphenated Lives
  • IV. A Distant World Called Home
    • 11. Identity on the Margins of Culture
  • Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Notes
  • Reference
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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