Volume control: hearing in a deafening world
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New York : Riverhead Books, 2019.
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292 pages ; 24 cm.
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Millions of Americans suffer from hearing loss. Faced with the cost and stigma of hearing aids, the natural human tendency is to do nothing and hope for the best, usually while pretending that nothing is wrong. In Volume Control, David Owen argues this inaction comes with a huge social cost. He demystifies the science of hearing while encouraging readers to get the treatment they need for hearing loss and protect the hearing they still have. With wit and clarity, Owen explores the incredible possibilities of technologically assisted hearing. And he proves that ears, whether they're working or not, are endlessly interesting.
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English
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9780525534228, 0525534229

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Includes bibliographical references ((261-282) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Owen, D. (2019). Volume control: hearing in a deafening world. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Owen, David, 1955-. 2019. Volume Control: Hearing in a Deafening World. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Owen, David, 1955-, Volume Control: Hearing in a Deafening World. New York: Riverhead Books, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Owen, David. Volume Control: Hearing in a Deafening World. New York: Riverhead Books, 2019. Print.

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