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Signs of Hope : Deafhearing Family Life.

Author: Donna West
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012.
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Signs of Hope tells the story of a narrative inquiry with three deafhearing families. For many of us, deafness represents loss and silence. For others, being deaf is a genetic quirk; an opportunity for learning, spiritual adventure and reward. For yet others, it is the most natural thing in the world; a connection to a genealogical layer of signing ancestors and the continuation of a culture. Amid the noise of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
West, Donna.
Signs of Hope : Deafhearing Family Life.
Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donna West
ISBN: 9781443837064 1443837067 9781443836548 1443836540
OCLC Number: 830167542
Description: 1 online resource (282 pages)
Contents: Table of contents; list of illustrations; foreword; acknowledgements; prologue; introduction; chapter one; intertext i; chapter two; intertext ii; chapter three; intertext iii; chapter four; intertext iv; chapter five; intertext v; chapter six; epilogue; notes; bibliography; index.

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Winner of the 2013 Outstanding Qualitative Book Award by the International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry. Signs of Hope tells the story of a narrative inquiry with three deafhearing families. For  Read more...

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"This is a beautifully written, powerful and extraordinary book which will appeal to a wide range of readers within the Deaf community and beyond. It should be read by families, professionals, Read more...

 
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