Deaf culture
Deaf culture describes the social beliefs, behaviors, art, literary traditions, history, values, and shared institutions of communities that are affected by deafness and which use sign languages as th...
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Feel the Beat: Dancing While Deaf
Antoine Hunter just wants to be heard and understood. Born completely without hearing in his left ear and hard of hearing in his right, Hunter, who's now com...
SignAloud: Gloves that Transliterate Sign Language into Text and Speech
Thomas Pryor and Navid Azodi of the University of Washington are the $10,000 Lemelson-MIT “Use it!” Undergraduate Winners for their invention SignAloud, glov...
An Entire Town Secretly Learned Sign Language To Surprise Their Deaf Neighbor
Muharrem is just a normal guy from suburban Bağcılar, who has hearing loss and uses sign language to communicate. But on this day, when he went around town with his sister, he noticed something extrao...
Resistance To Hearing Loss Treatment Can Lead To Depression
A study has identified that many people are running the risk of depression and anxiety by staying silent about hearing difficulties. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communica...
Gene Therapy Restores Hearing In Deaf Mice
Using gene therapy, researchers at Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School have restored hearing in mice with a genetic form of deafness. Their work, published online July 8 by the journ...
Tommy Krångh, the sign language star of Eurovision
“I am always all in. I want to give the whole experience of the music. I have to give my whole body. When I get on the stage the music is pumping and I lose myself. I don’t know what’s happening. I a...
Hearing Hands - Touching Ad By Samsung
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Deaf Man Told To “Look Over There.” When He Does, You’ll Bawl Like A Baby!
To promote their new video call center for people with hearing disabilities, Samsung Turkey put together a wonderfully touching moment for a young man who suffers from hearing loss. They set up hidden...
Deaf studies
Deaf Studies are academic disciplines concerned with the study of the deaf social life of human groups and individuals including anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychol...
Deaf education
Deaf education is the education of students with a variety of hearing levels which addresses their differences and individual needs. This process involves individually-planned, systematically-monitore...
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Education for the deaf
Deaf education is the education of students with a variety of hearing levels which addresses their differences and individual needs. This process involves individually-planned, systematically-monitore...
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Sign language
Preservation of the Sign Language, George W. Veditz (1913)A sign language (also signed language or simply signing) is a language which uses manual communication and body language to convey meaning,...
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Harriet Martineau
Harriet Martineau (/ˈmɑrtənˌoʊ/; 12 June 1802 – 27 June 1876) was an English social theorist and Whig writer, often cited as the first female sociologist.Martineau wrote many books and a multitude of ...
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Japanese Federation of the Deaf
The Japanese Federation of the Deaf (全日本ろうあ連盟, Zaidan hōjin zen-nihon rōa renmei) (JFD) is the national organization of the Deaf in Japan. JFD is also a member organization of the World Feder...
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Comité International des Sports des Sourds
Comité International des Sports des Sourds (CISS) is the apex body organizing international sports events for the deaf, particularly the Deaflympics (previously called World Games for the Deaf). It i...
Wild Zappers
The Wild Zappers is an all Deaf all male dance group that combines American Sign Language, music and dance to promote the education of sign language to both Deaf and hearing communities.
The Wild ...
Swiss-German Sign Language
Swiss-German Sign Language (German: Deutschschweizer Gebärdensprache, abbreviated DSGS) is the primary deaf sign language of the German-speaking part of Switzerland. The language was established aroun...
Bulgarian Sign Language
Bulgarian Sign Language (in Bulgarian: "български жестомимичен език (БЖЕ)") is the language, or perhaps languages, of the deaf community in Bulgaria. Primary schools were established for the deaf. Rus...
Vision On
Vision On was a British children's television programme, shown on BBC1 from 1964 to 1976 and designed specifically for deaf children.
Vision On was conceived and developed by BBC producers Ursula ...
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Bimodal bilingualism
Bimodal bilingualism refers to an individual or community's bilingual competency in (at least) one oral language and (at least) one sign language (oral and sign are the modes to which "bimodal" refers...
Bob Rumball
Reverend Robert L. "Bob" Rumball (born 1929) is a pastor and advocate for the Deaf.After studying at University of Toronto, he began his career as a football player, playing at the varsity level befor...
Council for the Advancement of Communication with Deaf People
Signature (previously The Council for the Advancement of Communication with Deaf People or CACDP) is a charity in the whose aim is to improve communication between deaf and hearing people in the Unite...