ERIC Number: EJ592789
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Deaf Culture and the Cochlear Implant Debate: Cyborg Politics and the Identity of People with Disabilities.
Cherney, James L.
Argumentation and Advocacy, v36 n1 p22-34 Sum 1999
Examines the potential benefits and limitations of cyborg politics. Explores depictions of cyborgs in science fiction stories and examines the deaf culture's arguments in the cochlear-implant debate. Investigates the current viability of cyborg politics as a mode of advocacy for people with disabilities. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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