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Cochlear Implants and the Right to Language: Ethical Considerations, the Ideal Situation, and Practical Measures Toward Reaching the Ideal

By Tom Humphries, Poorna Kushalnagar, Gaurav Mathur, Donna Jo Napoli, Carol Padden, Christian Rathmann and Scott Smith

Submitted: May 12th 2011Reviewed: October 9th 2011Published: April 27th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/35558

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Tom Humphries, Poorna Kushalnagar, Gaurav Mathur, Donna Jo Napoli, Carol Padden, Christian Rathmann and Scott Smith (April 27th 2012). Cochlear Implants and the Right to Language: Ethical Considerations, the Ideal Situation, and Practical Measures Toward Reaching the Ideal, Cochlear Implant Research Updates, Cila Umat and Rinze Anthony Tange, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/35558. Available from:

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