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Shouting won't help : why I--and 50 million other Americans--can't hear you

Author: Katherine Bouton
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, [2013]
Series: Thorndike Press large print health, home & learning.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Biography : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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For twenty-two years, Katherine Bouton had a secret that grew harder to keep every day: she had gone profoundly deaf in her left ear; her right was getting worse. Audiologists agree that we're experiencing a national epidemic of hearing impairment. At present, 50 million Americans suffer some degree of hearing loss. Using her own experience as a guide, Bouton examines the problem personally, psychologically, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Katherine Bouton; Katherine Bouton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Bouton
ISBN: 9781410459930 1410459934
OCLC Number: 837145682
Description: 491 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Losing it --
Voices : Ben Luxon --
Why? --
Voices : Ross Wank --
Bring in 'da noise! --
Voices : Jacqui Metzger --
You can't see it, but I can't hear you --
Voices : Toni Iacolucci --
Am I deaf or just dumb? --
Voices : Jay Alan Zimmerman --
"They don't scream, 'I'm wearing hearing aids!!!'" --
Voices : Richard Einhorn --
And then you have to pay for it --
Voices : Robert Astle --
Cyborg : cochlear implants --
Voices : Lorie Singer --
Wig tape, and that pig outdoors --
Voices : Karin Olsoe --
How to be a deaf theater editor, and other challenges of real life --
Voices : Isaiah Jackson --
The ugly stepsisters : tinnitus and vertigo --
Voices : Melissa --
Chicks and fish do it. Why can't we? --
Voices : Eugene Kaplan --
In the land of the near deaf.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print health, home & learning.
Responsibility: by Katherine Bouton.

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For twenty-two years, Katherine Bouton had a secret that grew harder to keep every day: she had gone profoundly deaf in her left ear; her right was getting worse. Audiologists agree that we're experiencing a national epidemic of hearing impairment. At present, 50 million Americans suffer some degree of hearing loss. Using her own experience as a guide, Bouton examines the problem personally, psychologically, and physiologically, illuminating the startling effects of this invisible disability.

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