Issues in deafness
Introduction and contents
The materials listed below are presented on the following pages of this unit in pdf format.
Block 1 Issues in deafness
Unit 1 Perspectives on deafness: an introduction
Unit 2 The deaf community
Unit 3 British sign language, communication and deafness
Unit 4 Being deaf
Block 2 Deaf people in a hearing world
Unit 5 Education & deaf people: learning to communicate or communicating to learn?
Unit 6 The manufacture of disadvantage
Unit 7 Whose welfare?
Block 3 Constructing deafness
Unit 8 The social construction of deafness
Unit 9 Deaf people as a minority group: the political process
Unit 10 Deaf futures revisited
Other materials (not included in OpenLearn Works)
Reader J.Bishop, G. Taylor (eds.) Being deaf: the Experience of Deafness ©OU 1991 0861871677/1766 Printer London
Reader S. gregory, G. Hartley (eds.) Constructing Deafness © OU 1991 0861870573/10565 Printer London
Study skill booklet
Four video cassettes