Sir Richard Paget, 2nd Baronet
Sir Richard Arthur Surtees Paget, 2nd Baronet (13 January 1869 – 23 October 1955) was a British barrister and amateur scientific investigator, who specialised in speech science and the origin of speec...
Jabbar Baghtcheban
Mirza Jabbar Asgarzadeh (Persian:میرزا جبار عسگرزاده) (often known as Jabbar Baghtcheban (Persian: جبار باغچه بان)) established the first Iranian kindergarten for the deaf, and was the inventor of Per...
Pär Aron Borg
Pär Aron Borg (4 July 1776 in Avesta – 22 April 1839) was a Swedish pedagogue and a pioneer in the education for the blind and deaf.Borg was a teacher. After having seen a play where a deaf boy commun...
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Johanna Berglind
Johanna "Jeanette" Apollonia Berglind (Stockholm, 21 August 1816 – Stockholm, 14 September 1903), was a Swedish sign language teacher and principal. In 1860, she founded one of the first schools for t...
Mary Lee Jensvold
Dr. Mary Lee Jensvold is the Director of the Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute (CHCI). CHCI is the home of the chimpanzee Washoe, the first non-human to acquire a human language, and three ...
Roger Fouts
Roger S. Fouts (born June 8, 1943) is an American primate researcher. He is co-director of the Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute (CHCI) in Washington, and a professor of psychology at the C...
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Harlan Lane
Harlan Lane is Distinguished University professor of psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, in the United States, and founder of the Center for Research in Hearing, Speech, an...
William Stokoe
William C. Stokoe, Jr. (/ˈstoʊkiː/ STOH-kee; July 21, 1919 in New Hampshire – April 4, 2000 in Chevy Chase, Maryland) was a professor and pioneer researcher in American Sign Language (ASL) who taught ...
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Pierre Gorman
Pierre Patrick Gorman, CBE (1 October 1924 – 1 October 2006) was an Australian librarian and academic who specialised in education for children with disabilities. Born profoundly deaf, Gorman was the ...
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Deborah Fouts
Deborah Fouts is Director of the Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute (CHCI). CHCI is the home of Washoe, the first non-human to acquire a human language, and three other chimpanzees who use ...