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Deaf Students and the Qualitative Similarity Hypothesis
Understanding Language and Literacy Development

Peter V. Paul, Ye Wang,
and Cheri Williams

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Deaf Education, Volume 3


Preface  vii
Acknowledgments    xi
1 Introduction to the Qualitative Similarity Hypothesis     1
2 English Language Development   26
3 English Language Learners   54
4 English Literacy Development   79
5 Research on Children With Language/Literacy Difficulties 125
6 Evidence- and Reason-Based Instructional Strategies 151
7 Understanding and Conducting Research on Language and Literacy 188
8 From the Past to the Future: Reflections on the QSH 226
  Essay 1: The Social Turn in Language and Literacy Research and the Qualitative Similarity Hypothesis: Particularity, Practice, Time, and Part–Whole Relations, David Bloome  
  Essay 2: The Promises and Potential Vulnerabilities of the Qualitative Similarity Hypothesis, Kouider Mokhtari and Carla A. Reichard  
9 Conclusion: Reflections and Directions 245
About the Authors 261
Index 263

Peter V. Paul is a professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State University.

Ye Wang is an associate professor of psychology and education and coordinator of the Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program at Teachers College, Columbia University.

Cheri Williams is a professor in the School of Education at the University of Cincinnati.

Print Edition: ISBN 978-1-56368-584-2, 7 x 10 casebound, 278 pages, 13 tables, 1 figure


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