Sign language and the politics of deafness

Autor/a: WOLL, Bencie; ADAM, Robert
Año: 2012
Editorial: London: Routledge, 2012
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital




In the context of Western society, the existence of the deaf community, deaf people's social identity, and the experience of deafhood (Ladd 2002) are the consequences of their experiences in the hearing worl, not just as a result of exclusion but in equal part stemming from a desire to create structures alternative to those of hearing society.

En: Marilyn Martin-Jones, Adrian Blackledge y Angela Creese (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism, pp. 100–115.