It's a Small World: International Deaf Spaces and Encounters

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"It's a Small World explores the fascinating and, at times, controversial concept of DEAF-SAME ("I am deaf, you are deaf, and so we are the same") and its influence on deaf spaces locally and globally. The editors and contributors focus on national and international encounters (e.g., conferences, sporting events, arts festivals, camps) and the role of political/economic power structures on deaf lives and the creation of deaf worlds. They also consider important questions about how deaf people negotiate DEAF-SAME and deaf ...

It's a Small World: International Deaf Spaces and Encounters 2015, Gallaudet University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781563686528

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