What's on the web on your pursuit, hobbies, interests and worries

Deafness news

Devices assist single-sided deafness

Suburban Life Publications - Oct 26, 2016
What causes deafness in just one ear? The Hearing Journal blames a benign tumor that can develop on the nerve connecting the ear to the brain; a viral infection; blunt head trauma; and other disorders. Auditory experts say that traditional hearing is a ...

Officer In Terence Crutcher Shooting Pleads Not Guilty, Claims Temporary Deafness

Essence.com - Sep 30, 2016
Officer In Terence Crutcher Shooting Pleads Not Guilty, Claims Temporary Deafness. By Sydney Scott. Sep, 30, 2016. 3. Officer Betty Shelby says she did not hear anything prior to or during the shooting. Officer Betty Shelby, the Tulsa police officer ...

Exclusion from jury duty on grounds of deafness is not discrimination

Lexology (registration) - Oct 25, 2016
Whether the exclusion of a profoundly deaf woman requiring the aid of an interpreter from jury service was unlawful discrimination. The Background. Ms Lyons, the appellant, is profoundly deaf and requires the services of an Australian Sign Language ...

Deafness - premium items on eBay

Supplement, 1977-1979, Bibliography: On Deafness : The Volta Review, American An


Clinical Aspects of Inner Ear Deafness-ExLibrary


NEW Profound Deafness and Speech Communication


>> Go to all great Deafness deals on eBay

Deafness books

Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

by: Andrew Solomon
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, a Books for a Better Life Award, and one of The New York Times Book Review’s Ten Best Books of 2012, this masterpiece by the National Book Award-winning author of The Noonday Demon features stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children, but also find profound meaning in doing so—“a brave, beautiful book that will expand your humanity” (People).

Solomon’s startling proposition in .
>> More info on Amazon

Introduction to American Deaf Culture

by: Thomas K. Holcomb
Introduction to American Deaf Culture is the only comprehensive textbook that provides a broad, yet in-depth, exploration of how Deaf people are best understood from a cultural perspective, with coverage of topics such as how culture is defined, how the concept of culture can be applied to the Deaf experience, and how Deaf culture has evolved over the years. Among the issues included are an analysis of various segments of the Deaf community, Deaf cultural norms, the tension between the Deaf and disabled communities, Deaf art and literature (both written English and ASL forms), the solutions being offered by the Deaf community for effective living as Deaf individuals, and an analysis of the universality of the Deaf experience, including the enculturation process that many Deaf people undergo as they develop healthy identities.
>> More info on Amazon

>> Go to all Deafness books

Deafness pictures on the web

>> Show

Deafness videos

Navigating deafness in a hearing world | Rachel Kolb | TEDxStanford

In the United States, two-thirds of hearing-impaired people do not complete high school. In this talk at TEDxStanford, Rhodes Scholar Rachel Kolb -- who was ...

Conductive and Sensorineural Hearing Loss Deafness for USMLE

Conductive and Sensorineural Hearing Loss and deafnes for students preparing for the USMLE. CONDUCTIVE HEARING LOSS DEAFNESS Conductive ...

Deafness In Classroom

Class Project for ASU Education Classes. A look at what to expect from a child with deafness or another hearing impairment.

Treating Deafness in One Ear

It may seem a little strange, but if you experience deafness in one ear, a new device called SoundBite uses your teeth to painlessly improve your hearing.

Tone Deafness Test in Music

For fun only. The difference in tone starts from 15 Hz and goes down to 0.5 Hz. It is said that tone deafness appears to be genetically influenced although it can ...