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Title A Free hand : enfranchising the education of deaf children / Margaret Walworth, Donald F. Moores, Terrence J. O'Rourke, editors
Published Silver Spring, Md. : T.J. Publishers, [1992]
©1992

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Description xvi, 204 pages : all portraits ; 26 cm
Contents The present situation: Blueprints for the future : two programs. Working toward change : a program and a study. Elusive X factor : parental contributions to literacy / Hilde Schlesinger -- Theoretical considerations: What do we know and when did we know it / Donald F. Moores. Toward effective classroom use of ASL / David Stewart. ESL/ASL : unanswered questions, unquestioned answers / Margaret Walworth. Reactions : panel discussion -- Views for the future: Research needs : panel discussion. Equal educational opportunity : the deaf version / Samuel Supalla. Radicalism vs. reason : directions in the educational use of ASL / Frank Bowe -- Epilogue : back to the future
Notes Proceedings of a three-day symposium held in August of 1990 at Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York concerning issues related to the educational uses of American Sign Language
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject American Sign Language -- Congresses.
Deaf children -- Education -- United States -- Congresses.
Sign language -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Moores, Donald F.
O'Rourke, Terrence J.
Walworth, Margaret.
LC no. 92061170