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Grammar, Gesture, and Meaning in American Sign Language - 03 edition

Grammar, Gesture, and Meaning in American Sign Language (ISBN10: 0511058837; ISBN13: 9780511058837)
ISBN13: 978-0511058837
ISBN10: 0511058837

Summary: In the sign languages of the deaf some signs can meaningfully point toward things or can be meaningfully placed in the space ahead of the signer. Such spatial uses of signs are an obligatory part of fluent grammatical signing. There is no parallel for this in vocally produced languages. This book focuses on American Sign Language to examine the grammatical and conceptual purposes served by these directional signs and demonstrates a remarkable integration of grammar a morend gesture in the service of constructing meaning. less

Edition/Copyright: 03
Cover: Print On Demand
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Year Published: 2003
International: No

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