We we welcome Dr. Aviva Twersky-Glasner, assistant professor at Bridgewater State College. She discusses challenges for deaf and hard of hearing individuals in dealing with the criminal justice system. References
Twersky-Glasner, A. (2006). The Miranda warning and deaf suspects: It isn’t always a matter of translation. Criminal Law Bulletin, 42(5).
Twersky-Glasner, A. (2006). The cultural dissonance of deaf criminal offenders: Antecedents of linguistic and cultural dissonance. Journal of Knowledge and Best Practices in Juvenile Justice and Psychology, 1(1), 11-24.
Twersky-Glasner, A (2003). The ADA and Deaf Inmates. The Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology 18(2), 32-4 (Reprinted in reprinted in: correctional counseling and treatment, Fifth Edition, 2005. Author: Kratcoski, Peter C. Waveland Press-Publishers).
Twersky Glasner, A & Sheridan, M, (2005). vocational, educational and psychological assessments of deaf inmates: the need for cultural awareness. justice policy journal.
Understanding deafness socially / edited by Paul C. Higgins and Jeffrey E. Nash; Springfield, Ill., U.S.A.: Charles C. Thomas, 1987.
www.nad.org (look on the left side of the page and click on “law enforcement”)