Deafness and Education in the UK: Research Perspectives / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$68.18
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $9.32
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 89%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (12) from $9.32   
  • New (4) from $72.47   
  • Used (8) from $9.32   

Overview

This collection of research in deafness and education should be of interest to UK and overseas readers alike. It addresses key aspects of research in the UK within the areas of learning support, understanding progress and achievement and interaction at home and at school. Its content should be of interest to a wide range of professionals: teachers; doctors; audiologists; habilitation staff; speech and language therapists; and academics such as lecturers and researchers. For students of deaf education and special educational needs, as well as some parents of deaf children, it should serve as a useful contemporary text.

The editors' aim has been to make current and on-going research from a variety of disciplines accessible to this wide range of readers. Descriptions of research context and up-to-date referencing in each chapter should prove useful as sources and hints for further reading.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781861563699
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/31/2005
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 250
  • Product dimensions: 7.87 (w) x 9.84 (h) x 0.59 (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1.

Interaction at Home and at School, Deaf Adults and Family intervention Projects.

Interaction With a Deaf Child.

The Contributions Made by mother, Father and Sister.

Conversations Where English is an Additional language.

Spoken Communication Between Deaf and Hearing Pupils.

Deaf Children in Hearing Classrooms.

Teacher-pupil Talk in Secondary Schools.

Part 2.

Focus on Progress and Attainment.

Developing a Picture of Attainments and Progress of deaf Children in Primary Schools.

Sign Bilingual Deaf Children's Writing strategies.

Responses to Different Sources for Writing, Promoting Social and emiotional Development in Deaf Chldren.

Research Into Outcomes From Paediatric cochlear Implantation.

Pilot Study of Two-channel Compression Hearing Aid.

Investigating Text Support for Deaf Students.

Bsl/english Interpreting in higher Education.

Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)