Spanish Sign Language survey

Statement of Responsibility:
Parkhurst, Stephen and Diane Parkhurst
Series Issue:
2007-008
Date:
2007
Publisher:
SIL International
Part Of Series:
SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2007-008
Extent:
85 pages
Abstract:

This paper examines and documents sign language variation from eighteen locations throughout Spain by comparing wordlists in deaf communities. Other factors were also considered, such as language attitudes, in reaching our conclusions. From the research, we predict future trends regarding the continuing development of the language.

Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Spain
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Subject:
Language surveys
Sign languages
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Entry Number:
9073