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Sign language archaeology : understanding the historical roots of American sign language / Ted Supalla and Patricia Clark.

  • Supalla, Ted
Date
2015
  • Books

About this work

Description

"This study investigates the origins of American Sign Language, its evolution from French Sign Language, and evidence about the word formation process of ASL,including data from the 19th and early 20th century dictionaries as well as the Gallaudet Lecture Films."--

Publication/Creation

Washington, DC : Gallaudet University Press, 2015.

Physical description

viii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    RD.6
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781563684937
  • 1563684934