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  • Raising and Educating a Deaf Childby Marc Marschark

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 20.99

    This book offers a readable, comprehensive summary including everything a parent or teacher would want to know about growing up deaf. Marschark studies topics ranging from what it means to be deaf and the uniqueness of Deaf culture to the medical causes of early hearing loss; from technological aids for the deaf to the many ways that the environment... more...

  • Raising and Educating a Deaf Childby Marc Marschark

    Oxford University Press, USA 2007; US$ 16.99

    Preface. Acknowledgments. Foreword. 1. A Deaf Child in the Family. 2. Practical Aspects of Deafness. 3. Communicating with Deaf Children. 4. Early Interactions: The Roots of Childhood. 5. Language Development. 6. Going to School. 7. Learning to Read and Write. 8. Intelligence, Achievement, and Creativity. 9. Deaf Children to Deaf Adults. 10. Where... more...

  • Advances in the Spoken-Language Development of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Childrenby Patricia Elizabeth Spencer; Marc Marschark

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 87.99

    Throughout history there have been efforts to help deaf children develop spoken language through which they could have full access to the hearing world. These efforts, although pursued seriously and with great care, frequently proved fruitless, and often only resulted in passionate arguments over the efficacy of particular approaches. Although some... more...

  • Evidence-Based Practice in Educating Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Studentsby Patricia Elizabeth Spencer; Marc Marschark

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 43.99

    Debates about methods of supporting language development and academic skills of deaf or hard-of-hearing children have waxed and waned for more than 100 years: Will using sign language interfere with learning to use spoken language or does it offer optimal access to communication for deaf children? Does placement in classrooms with mostly hearing children... more...

  • How Deaf Children Learnby Marc Marschark; Peter C. Hauser

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 18.99

    How can parents and teachers most effectively support the language development and academic success of deaf and hard-of-hearing children? Will using sign language interfere with learning spoken language? Should deaf children be placed in classrooms with hearing children? Are traditional methods of teaching subjects such as reading and math to hearing... more...

  • Teaching Deaf Learnersby Harry PhD Knoors; Marc Marschark

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 77.99

    Teaching Deaf Learners asserts that the education of deaf learners profits from an ecological approach to learning and teaching. What is known about the characteristics of deaf learners implies that teaching deaf learners should not be the same as teaching their hearing peers. Appropriate teacher education is of crucial importance given the increasing... more...

  • Psychological Perspectives on Deafnessby Marc Marschark; M. Diane Clark

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 63.95

    This edited volume picks up where Psychological Perspectives on Deafness, Volume 1 ended. Composed of review chapters that reflect cutting-edge views from well-known international researchers within the field, this book surveys issues within the field of deafness, such as cognition, learning disabilities, social development, language development,... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies in Languageby Marc Marschark; Patricia Elizabeth Spencer

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 149.99

    Language development, and the challenges it can present for individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing have long been a focus of research, theory, and practice in D/deaf studies and deaf education. Over the past 150 years, advances in the acquisition and development of language competencies and skills have been increasing rapidly. This volume addresses... more...

  • Educating Deaf Studentsby Marc Marschark; Harry G. Lang; John A. Albertini

    Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 28.99

    Educating Deaf Students: From Research to Practice considers what is known, what isn't known, and what should be known about the education of deaf students. Using a research-based approach, the authors evaluate the educational and research literatures with an eye toward systematic inquiry and generality of findings. more...

  • Sign Language Interpreting and Interpreter Educationby Marc Marschark; Rico Peterson; Elizabeth A. Winston

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 77.99

    This is the first volume that synthesizes existing work and provides a coherent picture of the field as a whole, including evaluation of the extent to which current practices are supported by validating research. It will be the first comprehensive source, suitable as both a reference book and a textbook for interpreter training programs and a variety... more...