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Braille Monitor

Vol. 49, No. 9                                                                        October 2006

Barbara Pierce, editor

Published in inkprint, in Braille, and on cassette by

The National Federation of the Blind
Marc Maurer, president

 

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Contents

Vol. 49, No. 9                                                                        October 2006

 

Frontispiece

Client to Consumer to Lawyer
by Anil Lewis

Of Cables, Chasms, and the Classroom
by Norman D. Gardner

The Story of the tenBroek Papers
by Lou Ann Blake

Proponents Say the Decline in Braille Instruction Is Leading to Illiteracy
by John Faherty

Braille Readers Are Leaders 2006 Wrap-up

In the Spotlight: Affiliate Action

Greater Expectations: Some Thoughts on Engaging the Wider World
by Geerat J. Vermeij

The Wings of the Dream
by Jeff Altman

Father and Son Duo Tackle Diabetes
by Gail Brashers-Krug

Identity Theft and You
by Jim Babb

Moving Out
by Marsha Dyer

Deaf-Blind Communication Devices
by Anne Taylor, Steven Booth, and Michael Tindell

Remembering Rami
by Ronza Othman

Recipes

Monitor Miniatures

          Complete Braille Monitor

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Copyright 2006 National Federation of the Blind