Deaf Reality 101

A Beginner's Guidebook to
the Deaf Community

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Question & Answer Format

Here, in a handy question-and-answer format, are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about deaf people, their community, and their language. Concise, easy-to-read, designed for those with no prior background. FOR HEARING PEOPLE ONLY makes a formidably complex subject accessible. Each chapter can be read as an independent unit. This is the first book of its kind–written especially for laypeople who are curious about deaf people and would like to separate truth from stereotype, fact from misconception, reality from myth.

"Don't all Deaf people read lips?"

"Is it OK to say 'deaf-mute' and 'deaf-and-dumb?'"

"Do all deaf people benefit from hearing aids?"

"What bothers a deaf person must about hearing people?"'

A perfect gift for your friends, families, bosses, colleagues, and others!