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Author Burch, Susan.
Title Signs of resistance : American deaf cultural history, 1900 to World War II / Susan Burch.
Published New York : New York University Press, 2004.
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 Floor3  HV2530 .B87 2004    DUE 02-28-18
Description ix, 230 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series The history of disability
History of disability series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The irony of acculturation -- Visibly different: sign language and the deaf community -- The extended family: associations of the deaf -- Working identities: labor issues -- The full court press: legal issues -- Conclusion: the irony of acculturation, continued.
Subject Deaf -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sign language.
Deaf -- Education -- United States -- History.
Deaf -- Means of communication -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0814798942 (pbk.)
9780814798942 (pbk.)
0814798918 (cased)
9780814798911 (cased)
OCLC number 56970890