Outsiders in a Hearing World by Paul C. Higgins
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Outsiders in a Hearing World
By Paul C. Higgins

Outsiders in a Hearing World

A Sociology of Deafness

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Outsiders in a Hearing World by Paul C. Higgins

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The deaf are outsiders in a world largely created and controlled by those who hear. Based on intensive interviewing, observation, and the personal experience of the author (whose parents are deaf), Outsiders in a Hearing World examines the lives of deaf people within a social and historical context. It examines the communities created by deaf people and the identities of their members, and describes and analyzes the everyday interactions between the deaf and the hearing. Drawing on the works concerning other outsiders, this book not only increases our understanding of deafness and the deaf, but of outsiders in general.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780803914223
ISBN-10: 0803914229
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 10-Jul-1980
Country of Publication: United States

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