Toward a Psychology of Deafness: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives / Edition 1

Toward a Psychology of Deafness: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives / Edition 1

by Peter V. Paul
ISBN-10:
0205141129
ISBN-13:
9780205141128
Pub. Date:
01/28/1993
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

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Toward a Psychology of Deafness: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives / Edition 1

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780205141128
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/1993
Pages: 476
Product dimensions: 7.22(w) x 9.57(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Preface.

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.

11. Reflections.

Appendices.

References.

Index.

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