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Author Bradford, Larry J.

Title Hearing and hearing impairment / edited by Larry J. Bradford, William G. Hardy
Edition Fourth edition
Published New York [etc.] ; London : Grune and Stratton, 1979


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  617.8 H435  AVAILABLE
Description xvi,653 pages : illustrations, forms, portraits ; 26cm
Contents Part I: Hearing impairment in man -- The history of otology -- Otologic relationships with audiology -- History of education for the hearing impaired -- Part II: Sciences of hearing and hearing impairment -- Anatomy and physiology of the ear -- Otologic assessment for hearing impairment -- The surgical management of hearing impairment -- New developments in surgery for hearing impairment -- The clinical management of otologic disorders -- Neuro-otologic assessment -- Heredity and deafness -- Language and psycholinguistics -- Systems of sign -- Design and performance of hearing aids -- Auditory training systems in perspective -- Speech acoustics -- Speech of the hearing-impaired child -- Part III: Programs and practices with the hearing impaired -- Day programs hearing-impaired children -- Oral education in Japan -- Residential centers for the hearing impaired and the community -- Environment and communication in the language development of deaf children -- Audiology in public schools -- Aural rehabilitation -- Aural rehabilitation for the aging -- A community-based vocational development approach to deaf persons -- Multiply handicapped hearing-impaired children -- Comprehensive rehabilitation of multiply handicapped hearing-impaired children -- Hearing and learning disorders -- Part IV: Mental health and hearing impairment -- Behavioral and emotional problems of deaf children: an overview -- Psychosocial problems associated with childhood hearing impairment -- Deafness, psychiatric illness, and the role of hearing loss in schizophrenia -- The infant nursery project of the Lexington School for the Deaf -- Counseling parents of hearing-impaired children: a psychotherapeutic model -- Development of social maturity in deaf adolescents and adults -- The mental health program at the Lexington School for the Deaf -- The mental health program for the deaf at St. Elizabeth's Hospital -- Part V: The hearing impaired and society -- Society and culture of hearing-impaired people -- Hearing impairment and the family -- Church programs for the hearing impaired -- Law and the deaf -- Noise and society -- The audiologist in occupational hearing conservation -- The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf -- National Association of the Deaf -- The American Speech and Hearing Association -- Part VI: Delivery systems
Analysis Deaf Rehabilitation
Hearing disorders
Man Hearing disorders
Notes References interspersed
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Deaf -- Rehabilitation.
Hearing disorders.
Hearing Disorders.
Author Bradford, Larry J.
Hardy, William G. (William George), 1910-
LC no. 79001261
ISBN 0808911457