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Deaf Culture
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What is a Culture? A pattern of beliefs, values, behaviors,  arts, customs, institutions, social forms,  and knowledge that are characteristic of  a community.
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What is Deaf Culture? Those whose primary means of relating  to the world is visual and who share a  language that is visually received and  gesturally produced
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Why is Deaf Culture  Beneficial?
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Membership is based on: One must want to identify with the Deaf one must be able to relate to  experiences that are shared by  members one must have similar communication  base in order to facilitate the exchange  of ideas
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Identification: Deaf vs. deaf
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Shared Experiences: Traditionally have experienced  frustration in communication encountered embarrassing  misunderstandings experienced loneliness of being left out Participation in activities
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Similar Language: Language is a tool that is instrumental  in building communication links members of Deaf community value their  language
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Attitude
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2011 for the course COMD 2081 taught by Professor Domma during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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