Toward a Psychology of Deafness: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
Utilizing a clear, straightforward style of writing, the authors provide a comprehensive view of deafness by examining the relationship between psychology and deafness from a interdisciplinary perspective. Contains information on the anatomy and physiology of the ear, eye, and the tactile sense, the culture and identity of deafness, bilingualism, and major issues and questions.
|Publisher:||Allyn & Bacon, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||7.22(w) x 9.57(h) x 1.21(d)|
Table of Contents
1. Introduction Toward a Psychology of Deafness.
2. Deafness Perspectives and Background Information.
3. Sensory and Perceptual Processes.
4. Cognitive and Intellectual Abilities.
5. Issues in Language Development.
6. Internal Symbolic Mediation: Memory and Deafness.
7. Psychosocial Aspects of Deafness.
8. Counseling Intervention, Therapy, and Mental Health.
9. The Culture and Identity of Deafness.
10. Psychological Assessment and Deafness.