Sign language survey: What spoken language surveyors should know about sign languages

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Date Created:
2016
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11 pages
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An overview of important characteristics of sign languages that should be understood by all language surveyors, including those who work primarily with spoken languages. This is especially important if language surveyors encounter a previously-undocumented sign language in a remote location. Suitable for use in a language survey course.
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Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
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65788