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Surgical Consent
Bioethics and Cochlear Implantation

Linda Komesaroff, Editor

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Contents

Foreword

Contributors

Introduction
      Linda Komesaroff

1.   Cochlear Implantation, Colonialism, and Deaf Rights
      Paddy Ladd

2.   Consent to Surgery for Deaf Children: Making Informed Decisions
      Priscilla Alderson

3.   Ethnicity, Ethics, and the Deaf-World
      Harlan Lane

4.   Parents, Children, and Medical Treatment: Legal Rights and
      Responsibilities
      Eithne Mills

5.   Media Representation and Cochlear Implantation
      Linda Komesaroff

6.   The Psychosocial Development of Deaf Children with Cochlear
      Implants
      Gunilla Preisler

7.   Cochlear-Implanted Children in Sweden’s Bilingual Schools: Making
      It Work
      Kristina Svartholm

8.   A Study of Norwegian Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children: Equality in
      Communication Inside and Outside Family Life
      Hilde Haualand and Inger Lise Skog Hansen

9.   Freedom of Speech for Deaf People
      Paal Richard Peterson

10. Deaf Australians and the Cochlear Implant: Reporting from Ground
      Level
      Karen Lloyd and Michael Uniacke

Linda Komesaroff is a senior lecturer at Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia.

ISBN 978-1-56368-349-7, 7 x 10 paperback, 208 pages, references, index

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