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Seeing Voices:A Journey into the World of the Deaf

by Sacks,Oliver

Condition: Very Good/Very Good hard cover


University of California. 1st printing,1989. Very Good/Very Good hard cover. 8vo,boards,180pp,drawings. edgewear,rubbing,dust jacket. non-author message 2nd front end page. light shelfwear cover. clean,tight,text. health.

Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf is a 1989 book by neurologist Oliver Sacks. The book covers a variety of topics in deaf studies, including sign language, the neurology of deafness, the history of the treatment of deaf Americans, and linguistic and social challenges facing the deaf community. It also contains an eyewitness account of the March 1988 Deaf President Now student protest at Gallaudet University, a school for the hearing impaired.




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