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When the Mind Hears: A History of the Deaf

When the Mind Hears: A History of the Deaf

The authoritative statement on the deaf, their education, and their struggle against prejudice.

Foreword

PART ONE: LAURENT CLERCS STORY

Chapter 1. My New Family

Chapter 2. The Shepherd and the Symbol

Chapter 3. High Theater

Chapter 4. A Tale Based on Fact

Chapter 5. The Secret

Chapter 6. Success and Failure

Chapter 7. Fortune and Misfortune

Chapter 8. Spreading the Word

Chapter 9. Concerning Women, and the Further Progress of the Deaf in America

Chapter 10. A Dangerous Incursion

PART TWO: CONTINUATION

Chapter 11. The Denial

Chapter 12. The Incurable Deafness

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