When the Mind Hears: A History of the Deaf (Paperback)

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The authoritative statement on the deaf, their education, and their struggle against prejudice.

About the Author

Harlan Lane is University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Psychology at Northeastern University and has received the International Social Merit Award of the World Federation of the Deaf, among numerous other honors. An internationally recognized advocate for the Deaf, the author or editor of nine books on Deaf history, language, and culture, Lane lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

Praise For…

"Impassioned, polemical...[a work of] immnense scholarship, powers of historical reconstruction, and deep empathy for the world of...the deaf."--Oliver Sacks,

Product Details
ISBN: 9780679720232
ISBN-10: 0679720235
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: June 18th, 1989
Pages: 558
Language: English
Series: Vintage