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Leaders’ use of interpreters

What can interpreters learn from deaf leaders’ use of sign language interpreters? Researchers interviewed 14 deaf leaders in 7 countries

A diagram that shows the lay out of the Albuquerque Sign Language Academy and how the different rooms of the school relate to each other.

Deaf Space Research

How does architecture affect deaf & hearing student interaction? What makes a place “Deaf Space”? Author used Participatory Research.

Cover of the book entitled "Legal Rights: The Guide for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People"

US Deaf Legal Rights

This reference guide explains laws that affect US deaf legal rights. Furthermore, it uses simple language to explain the laws clearly.

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Legal Right to Language

The authors argue that state constitutions should protect a legal right to language for deaf children. Analyzes U.S. and international law.

The logo for the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) in the United States. At the left, the acronym "NAD" is inside a circle. At the right is the name of the organization.

CRPD for Deaf people

Explains parts of the CRPD that mention deaf people or sign language. May be useful as an introduction to the CRPD for deaf people.

Cover of the report entitled "DU in the USA: A Comparative Study of Empowerment and Access for the Deaf Communities in the UK and USA" by author Abdi Gas at Deaf Unity

Deaf US versus Deaf UK

What do you learn when you compare Deaf US versus Deaf UK? Author visits United States and recommends changes in the United Kingdom.

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Business Can Empower

Business can empower. One U.S. business provides sign interpreters and captions–and also does outreach and empowerment for Deaf people.

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Deaf Awareness, Deaf Ministry

Explains Deaf awareness and what “hearing privilege” is. Also provides examples of Deaf empowerment in U.S. church communities.

Cover of a book entitled Deaf Empowerment: Emergence, Struggle, and Rhetoric

Deaf Social Movement

The author explains the history of the Deaf social movement in U.S. society and how the movement expressed its ideas and empowered itself.