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Deaf transitions images and origins of deaf families, deaf communities, and deaf identities by Mairian Corker

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Published by J. Kingsley Publishers in London, Bristol, Pa .
Written in English


  • Deaf -- Biography.,
  • Deaf -- Family relationships.,
  • Deafness -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Identity (Psychology)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-209) and index.

StatementMairian Corker.
LC ClassificationsHV2373 .C67 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL976302M
ISBN 101853023264
LC Control Number96013415

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