Made to Hear Cochlear Implants and Raising Deaf Children (A Quadrant Book)

Made to Hear: Cochlear Implants and Raising Deaf Children (A Quadrant Book) by Laura Mauldin
English | April 11th, 2016 | ISBN: 0816697248, 0816697256, 9780816697243, 9780816697250 | 230 pages | True PDF | 1.95 MB
A mother whose child has had a cochlear implant tells Laura Mauldin why enrollment in the sign language program at her daughter's school is plummeting: "The majority of parents want their kids to talk." Some parents, however, feel very differently, because "curing" deafness with cochlear implants is uncertain, difficult, and freighted with judgment about what is normal, acceptable, and right.

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