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Edwards, R. A. R
Words made flesh : nineteenth-century deaf education and the growth of deaf culture / R.A.R. Edwards
Alternate Title Nineteenth-century deaf education and the growth of deaf culture
New York : New York University Press, c2012
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 3rd Floor  HV2530 .E39 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Deaf -- Education -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Deaf culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Deaf -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Physical Description vii, 255 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-247) and index
Contents Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet and Laurent Clerc: a Yale man and a deaf man open a school and create a world -- Manual education: an American beginning -- Learning to be deaf: lessons from the residential school -- The deaf way: living a deaf life -- Horace Mann and Samuel Gridley Howe: the first American oralists -- Languages of signs: methodical versus natural -- The flight over the Clark School: manualists and oralists confront deafness
Series History of disability series

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