Deaf culture

2017-07-31T03:05:02+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Martha's Vineyard, Sign name, Saint Ovidius, Hearing loss, Sign language, Models of deafness, Roch-Ambroise Auguste Bébian, Section des sourds et malentendants socialistes, See Hear, Japanese Federation of the Deaf, Pierre Pélissier, European Sign Language Centre, Robert J. Hoffmeister, Sweet Nothing in My Ear, Children of a Lesser God (play), Touch the Sound, Deafplanet, Deaf Child Worldwide, International Center on Deafness and the Arts flashcards Deaf culture
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  • Martha's Vineyard
    Martha's Vineyard (Wampanoag: Noepe) is an island located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, known for being an affluent summer colony.
  • Sign name
    In Deaf culture and sign language, a sign name (or a name sign) is a special sign that is used to uniquely identify a person, just like a name.
  • Saint Ovidius
    Saint Ovidius (Portuguese: Santo Ovídio), also Saint Auditus, is a Portuguese saint.
  • Hearing loss
    Hearing loss, also known as hearing impairment, is a partial or total inability to hear.
  • Sign language
    A sign language (also signed language) is a language which chiefly uses manual communication to convey meaning, as opposed to acoustically conveyed sound patterns.
  • Models of deafness
    Various models of deafness are rooted in either the social or biological sciences.
  • Roch-Ambroise Auguste Bébian
    Roch-Ambroise Auguste Bébian (b. August 4, 1789 at Pointe-à-Pitre (also written: Ponte-à-Pitre), Guadeloupe; d. February 24, 1839 Pointe-à-Pitre) was one of the first hearing educators in France to achieve native-level fluency in French Sign Language.
  • Section des sourds et malentendants socialistes
    The Section des Sourds et Malentendants Socialistes : Organization of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Socialists (SSMS) is a French political organization.
  • See Hear
    See Hear is a monthly magazine programme for deaf and hard-of-hearing people in the United Kingdom, broadcast on Wednesday mornings at 8:00am.
  • 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.
  • Pierre Pélissier
    Pierre Pélissier was a pioneer for deaf education in France in the mid 19th century.
  • European Sign Language Centre
    The European Sign Language Centre (ESC) is a nonprofit organization, working towards greater recognition and use of sign language.
  • Robert J. Hoffmeister
    Robert J. Hoffmeister is director of the Center for the Study of Communication & Deafness at Boston University.
  • Sweet Nothing in My Ear
    Sweet Nothing in My Ear is a television movie that debuted on the CBS television network as a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie on April 20, 2008.
  • Children of a Lesser God (play)
    Children of a Lesser God is a play by Mark Medoff, published in 1979 focusing on the conflicted professional and romantic relationship between deaf former student, Sarah Norman, and her teacher, James Leeds.
  • Touch the Sound
    Touch the Sound: A Sound Journey with Evelyn Glennie is a 2004 German documentary film directed by Thomas Riedelsheimer about profoundly deaf Scottish classical percussionist Evelyn Glennie.
  • Deafplanet
    deafplanet was a Canadian television series for children in American Sign Language (ASL).
  • Deaf Child Worldwide
    Deaf Child Worldwide is the International Development arm of the National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS).
  • International Center on Deafness and the Arts
    International Center On Deafness and the Arts (ICODA) is a non-profit organization based in Northbrook, Illinois, USA.