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Handbook of acoustic accessibility best practices for listening, learning, and literacy in the classroom / [electronic resource] : Joseph J. Smaldino, Carol Flexer. - New York : Thieme, c2012. - xiv, 152 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Made available through: Thieme ElectronicBook Library.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Acoustic access : an historical perspective / Mark Ross -- Hearing is the foundation of listening, and listening is the foundation of learning / Douglas L. Beck and Carol Flexer -- Speech perception in the classroom / Arthur Boothroyd -- Classroom acoustic measurements / Joseph J. Smaldino and Daniel Ostergren -- Classroom audio distributions systems : literature review 2003-2011 / Andrew B. John and Brian M. Kreisman -- An overview of current CADS technologies / Andrew B. John, Brian M. Kreisman, and Joseph Smaldino -- Best practices : AAA clinical practice guidelines for hearing assistance technology / Cheryl DeConde Johnson -- Approaches to functional verification of classroom accessibility / Karen L. Anderson -- Acoustic accessibility : the role of the clinical audiologist / Jane R. Madell.

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Written and edited by renowned leaders in the field, Handbook of Acoustic Accessibility focuses on the acoustic conditions, therapies, and technologies that assist audiologists and teachers of hearing-impaired students in making the speech signal audible, undistorted, and accessible. Covering topics that range from acoustic measurements in the classroom to American Academy of Audiology clinical practice guidelines for Hearing Assistance Technology (HAT), this book reflects current practices and technologies that are designed to maximize the availability of classroom speech signals.




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9781604067651 9781604067668 (e-book)

2011053259


Acoustics--instrumentation
Audiology--instrumentation
Educational Technology--instrumentation
Hearing Aids
Hearing
Learning
Audiology.
Hearing.
Hearing aids.

RF290 / .H34 2012

617.8

WV 270 / H23617 2012