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Words for a deaf daughter

Paul West

Words for a deaf daughter

by Paul West

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deaf

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul West.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22909898M
    LC Control Number75095989

    The ultimate authorities in reading to deaf children are deaf adults. Comparative studies of deaf children with hearing parents and deaf children with deaf parents show that deaf children with deaf parents are superior in academic achievement, reading and writing, and social development (Ewoldt, Hoffmeister, & Israelite, ).   He wrote about his deaf daughter, Amanda, known as Mandy, in “Words for a Deaf Daughter” (); about learning to swim as an adult, in “Out of My Depths: A Swimmer in the Universe” (

    Finding Zoe is a non-fiction story of a deaf woman and her family whose quest to adopt a daughter brings them Zoe, a deaf infant who has been turned out of several homes because of her disability. I am not familiar with this author or her story (prior to the book of course), but she is apparently quite a staple in the deaf community/5. In the paper “Deaf Like Me by Thomas S. Spradley and James P.” the author discusses an inspiring story of a young girl called Lynn who was born deaf. Tom and Louis got interested and started teaching their daughter on the use of the manual method. After some time, this proved effective. Deaf Like Me by Thomas S. Spradley and James P.

    A Loss for Words: The Story of Deafness in a Family by Lou Ann Walker is the tale of a woman's experience growing up as the first-born hearing daughter of a deaf . I have been pondering all morning what to say regarding you, my beautiful daughter turning I never thought time would go so fast. I love you beyond compare and I have been blessed to be your mother. I do have a few things to say to you on the day you become an official adult. This will be long, daughter, but please read it all.


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This volume brings together two of Paul West's best books: his critically acclaimed "Words for a Deaf Daughter" (), a nonfiction account of West's deaf and brain-damaged daughter Mandy at age eight, and "Gala" (), a novel about a writer named Wight Deulius who brings his handicapped teenage daughter Michaela from England to America for a by: 2.

Words for a Deaf Daughter. Hardcover – January 1, by Paul West (Author) › Visit Amazon's Paul West Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Paul West.

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Words for a Deaf Daughter Mass Market Paperback – January 1, by Paul West (Author) › Visit Amazon's Paul West Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Paul West. Words for a Deaf Daughter book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

"Words for a Deaf Daughter" is one of those rare pieces of literature by which I feel my interior world altered. Words for a deaf daughter book "Gala" less so, though there was much that remained deeply impressive. The language, the sentences, throughout are gorgeous - somewhere between Gass and Elkin perhaps/5.

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Words for a deaf daughter. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Online version: West, Paul, Words for a deaf daughter. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul West. I Love You Messages for Daughter: Take ideas from this post to write sweet quotes about your mom-daughter or dad-daughter relationship.

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Regardless of whether your daughter is a cute toddler. 'A Loss For Words' was unique in that the author is a hearing child of deaf parents. Lou Ann is the oldest of 3 daughters (Kay Sue and Jan Lee being their others, all 3 names chosen for ease in lip reading and subsequent pronunciation by their parents), and thus serves as her parents' 'ears' until she goes to college.4/5.

T/F: there is an old law on the books prohibiting deaf people from serving on juries false T/F: Aristotle believed that born-deaf people could learn to think and communicate just as well as hearing people, given encouragement and a good education.

- Explore tdnevels's board "Words to my daughter", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Words, To my daughter and Me quotes pins. She has only three words to begin with, baba, more and ish-ish, and Mr. West's ""space probe"" in the form of an epistle shows her here and there—taking care of a bird, or immersed in a bath, or developing a lexicon of sounds and meanings which will salvage her from the ""long emergency"" of those who live without words and with a special dependence which is also a.

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50 Daughter Quotes Let these daughter quotes remind you of the love and the bond you will have with your little girl. Our daughters are special and they are beautiful. May these quotes give you words that express your feelings for your daughter.

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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul West. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm. Get this from a library. Words for a deaf daughter ; and, Gala. [Paul West] -- Words is an account of West's deaf and brain-damaged daughter at age eight.

A Loss for Words is Lou Ann Walker's autobiographical account of growing up with deaf parents. She describes generally happy early years, followed by a crisis of identity and emotional turmoil in her twenties, and Walker finally ends in a spirit of reconciliation and.

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It can be tough to remember the title and author of a book you read a long time ago Author: Gwen Glazer. Deaf and Dumb — A relic from the medieval English era, this is the granddaddy of all negative labels pinned on deaf and hard of hearing people.

The Greek philosopher, Aristotle, pronounced us “deaf and dumb,” because he felt that deaf people were incapable of being taught, of learning, and of reasoned thinking.Reading Together: Tips for Parents of Children with Hearing Loss or Deafness.

By: Reach Out and Read. You'll find sharing books together is a great way to bond with your son or daughter and help your child's development at the same time. Give your child a great gift that will last for life — the love of books.a. Deaf-experience humor - The first category revolves around common daily experiences of Deaf people living in a predominantly hearing world, as exemplified by Holcomb et al.' s () book, Deaf Culture: Our Way.

b. Deaf culture humor - The second category, Deaf culture humor, contains invented stories in a conventional joke form.