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  1. Andrew Foster
    opened 70 Deaf schools in West Africa, founded Christian Mission for the Deaf, died in plane crash
  2. asl has been used in america and canada for
    250 years
  3. when linguistics recognize asl as a language
    1960s
  4. how ASL came to be
    regional school in hartford, combined with french sign language from Laurent Clerc and Thomas Gallaudet
  5. Gallaudet University
    signed by Abe, standardized ASL
  6. asl is not a form of
    English
  7. only 10-12% of deafness is from
    genetic anomalies (incest, age, chemo, ototoxic medication
  8. ushers syndrome
    retinitis pigmentosa, based on hearing loss, recessive gene and slow light responses
  9. ushers 1
    born with severe hearing loss then develop retinitis pigmentosa (tunnel vision)
  10. ushers 2
    born with mild hearing loss then gets RP
  11. ushers 3
    born sighted and hearing but then lose both later
  12. waardenburgs syndrome
    pigment disease causes severe deafness
  13. amount of hearing loss unknown
    50%
  14. child of deaf adults
    coda
  15. components of a signed language
    hands, facial expressions, body language, space
  16. hands
    45 hand shapes, location on body or space, palm orientation, movement, point of contact on Dominant hand
  17. facial expressions
    eyebrows, lips, eye gaze, nose, cheeks, tongue
  18. body language
    head nods, shoulders (size, time)

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