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Humphries, Tom (Tom L.)

Overview
Works: 28 works in 129 publications in 4 languages and 6,228 library holdings
Genres: History  Self-instruction  Handbooks and manuals  Educational films  Terms and phrases  Dictionaries  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Tom Humphries
Deaf in America : voices from a culture by Carol Padden( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Refusing to accept the limitations others have placed on the deaf, the authors--themselves deaf--argue for a deaf culture, one united by and expressed through the American Sign Language
A basic course in American Sign Language by Tom Humphries( Book )

29 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented in textbook form, the book contains 22 lessons, each one providing illustrations and two to four basis explanations of the language structures to be learned
Inside deaf culture by Carol Padden( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Carol Padden and Tom Humphries show how the nineteenth-century schools for the deaf, with their denigration of sign language and their insistence on oralist teaching, shaped the lives of Deaf people for generations to come. They describe how Deaf culture and art thrived in mid-twentieth century Deaf clubs and Deaf theater, and they profile controversial contemporary technologies." "Most triumphant is the story of the survival of the rich and complex American Sign Language, long misunderstood but finally recognized by a hearing world that could not conceive of language in a form other than speech."--Jacket
Learning American sign language by Tom Humphries( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video tape is a demo of the full length 70-minute version which supports the text, bringing life to the signs illustrated in the text
Learning American sign language by Tom Humphries( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

72 dialogues are presented to demonstrate the various conversations with are presented in text form in the accompanying book
Learning American sign language DVD by Tom Humphries( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

72 dialogues are presented to demonstrate various conversations
A Basic course in American sign language by Tom Humphries( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic instruction in American sign language. Divided into 22 lessons, this course includes drills and exercises, vocabulary and conversational dialogues
Learning American sign language video by Tom Humphries( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 72 conversations and hundreds of key sentences for these conversations that will help you to acquire the signing techniques you need in everyday situations
Gehörlose : eine Kultur bringt sich zur Sprache by Carol Padden( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic course in American sign language / Un curso basico de lenguaje americano de senas / translated by Lourdes Rubio ; edited by Gilbert L. Delgado by Tom Humphries( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic course in American sign language( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four deaf teachers and three hearing students provide a variety of models for the exercises in the text
A basic course in American sign language( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four deaf teachers and three hearing students provide a variety of models for the exercises in the text
A basic course in American sign language( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four deaf teachers and three hearing students provide a variety of models for the exercises in the text
Rō bunka annai by Carol Padden( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rō bunka no uchigawa kara : Amerika rōsha no shakaishi by Carol Padden( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communicating across cultures (deaf-hearing) and language learning by Tom Humphries( )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So basically I see the PDE having three functions: to share my feelings on personal change, to discuss some important issues concerning me as a person, and to offer some insights into a cross-cultural approach to language learning
A Basic course in American sign language( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four deaf teachers and three hearing students provide a variety of models for the exercises in the text. Conversation tape presents spontaneous, unrehearsed conversations between four deaf adults, discussing such topics as mischievous behaviors of school children, travel experiences, deaf clubs, deaf people in different countries, and name signs
Instructor's manual for Learning American sign language : levels I & II, beginning & intermediate by Tom Humphries( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deaf in America : voices from a culture by Carol Padden( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[The authors'] goal in planning this book was to collect, organize, and interpret examples of the cultural life of deaf people. [They] have organized these materials in a way that not only challenges the traditional orientation of describing deaf people but also, [they] hope, contributes to ideas about human culture.-Pref
Inside deaf culture by Carol Padden( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Carol Padden and Tom Humphries show how the nineteenth-century schools for the deaf, with their denigration of sign language and their insistence on oralist teaching, shaped the lives of Deaf people for generations to come. They describe how Deaf culture and art thrived in mid-twentieth century Deaf clubs and Deaf theater, and they profile controversial contemporary technologies." "Most triumphant is the story of the survival of the rich and complex American Sign Language, long misunderstood but finally recognized by a hearing world that could not conceive of language in a form other than speech."--Jacket
 
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Deaf in America : voices from a culture
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Humphries, Tom.

Humphries, Tom L.

Tom L. Humphries American academic

험프리스, 톰 1946-

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