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Further Reading

Ballin, Albert. The Deaf Mute Howls. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 1998).

Baynton, Douglas C.  Forbidden Signs: American Culture and the Campaign Against Sign Language. (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1996).

Bragg, Lois, ed. Deaf World: A Historical Reader and Primary Sourcebook. (New York: New York University Press, 2001).

Brueggemann, Brenda Jo. Lend Me Your Ear: Rhetorical Constructions of Deafness. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 1999).

Buchanan, Robert. Illusions of Equality. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 2000).

Burch, Susan. Signs of Resistance. (NY: New York University Press, 2002).

Davis, Lennard J.  Enforcing Normalcy: Disability, Deafness, and the Body. (New York: Verso 1995).

Gannon, Jack. Deaf Heritage: A Narrative History of Deaf America. (National Association of the Deaf, 1981).

Gannon, Jack. The Week the World Heard Gallaudet. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, ????).

Groce, Nora Ellen. Everyone Here Spoke Sign Language: Hereditary Deafness on Martha’s Vineyard. (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1985).

Jones, Judy Yaeger and Vallier, Jane E. eds. Sweet Bells Jangled: Laura Redden Searing A Deaf Poet Restored. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 2003)

Joyner, Hannah. From Pity to Pride Growing Up Deaf in the Old South (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 2004).

Lane, Harlan; Hoffmeister, Robert; Bahan, Ben.  A Journey into the DEAF-WORLD (San Diego, Dawn Sign Press, 1996).

Lang, Harry. A Phone of Our Own. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 2000).

Longmore, Paul and Lauri Umansky, eds. The New Disability History. (New York: New York UP, 2001).

Padden, Carol and Humphries, Tom. DEAF in America Voices from a Culture. (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1988).

Padden, Carol and Humphries, Tom. Inside Deaf Culture. (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2005).

Ryan, Donna and Schuchman, John, eds. Deaf People In Hitler’s Europe. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, Published in Association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2002).

Schuchman, John S. Hollywood Speaks: Deafness and the Film Entertainment Industry.  (Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1988).

Sidransky, Ruth. In Silence: Growing Up Hearing in a Deaf World. (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1990). 

Van Cleve, John and Barry A. Crouch.  A Place of Their Own: Creating the Deaf Community in America. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 1989).

Van Cleve, John Vickrey, ed. Deaf History Unveiled: Interpretations form the New Scholarship. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 1993).

Winzer, Margaret A. The History of Special Education: From Isolation to Integration. (Washington: Gallaudet University Press, 1993).

Wright, Mary Herring. Sounds Like Home Growing Up Black and Deaf in the South. (Washington, D.C.: Gallaudet University Press, 1999).

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