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An Introduction To The Deaf Community

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Provides a basic overview of the culture of Deaf people and American Sign Language in the United States. Debunks stereotypes and provides information about national and international organizations of and for Deaf people. Lists tips and pointers for communicating with a Deaf person.

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    Sandra K. (Marquette, MI)
    November 20th, 2019 at 09:08 AM

    Interesting and enlightening information on the Deaf Community.

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    Nancy M. (Fort Wayne, IN)
    September 3rd, 2015 at 02:05 PM

    Great tie-in to MasterASL! Unit 1 as an overview

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    Berenice P. (Sahuarita, AZ)
    February 25th, 2015 at 11:16 PM

    excellent video

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    DESIREE C. (Sacramento, CA)
    February 5th, 2015 at 07:54 PM

    very informative good watch