Q & A: a sampling
The third edition of For Hearing People Only contains 131 chapters, each averaging 5 pages. Each chapter focuses on a particular question. Heres a sampling of HPO questions.
Do all deaf people benefit from hearing aids?
Is it O.K. to use the terms deaf-mute and deaf-and-dumb?
Are there any home correspondence courses in Basic Sign?
What is Total Communication?
How do deaf people feel when a hearing person approaches them in public using sign language?
Is there one sign language for all countries?
Why do Deaf people always hang around after a play (or any other event) and stand together and talk?
What difficulties do deaf people have when driving an automobile?
If I take one or two sign-language classes, will that make me a qualified interpreter?
What do deaf people think of all this controversy about methodologies and literacy?