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Vernon, McCay – American Annals of the Deaf, 2010
Being deaf and in prison is a horror. The main fear of prison inmates, whether Deaf or hearing, is that they will be raped, killed, or subjected to other forms of violence. Such fears are based in reality. The recent overcrowding of jails and prisons has increased these problems significantly. A major reason for this situation is the blatant…
Descriptors: Institutionalized Persons, Correctional Institutions, Deafness, Vocational Education