Sociolinguistics of Sign Languages

ISBN-10: 0521794749
ISBN-13: 9780521794749
Edition: 2001
Authors: Ceil Lucas
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Description: An introduction to the major areas of sociolinguistics as they relate to sign languages & deaf communities, this text surveys the field, & covers a wide range of topics including variation, multilingualism, bilingualism, language policy & planning.

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List price: $51.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/4/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 280
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

An introduction to the major areas of sociolinguistics as they relate to sign languages & deaf communities, this text surveys the field, & covers a wide range of topics including variation, multilingualism, bilingualism, language policy & planning.

Stephen Brownserves as production assistant for these products--he has already served that role for the above-mentioned series in Japanese, Arabic, and Irish products. He is a senior physicist at the Applied Physics Laboratory of Johns Hopkins University and a registered nurse. Ceil Lucasis a sociolinguist and professor of linguistics at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC, where she has also been a teacher of Italian since 1973. She is the series editor for the same kind of materials for Italian, Spanish, French, Japanese and Arabic for the Yale University Press Conversations with Native Speakers series and the coordinator for the An Gaeilge Bheo/Living Irish materials published by McGraw-Hill.

Introduction Ceil Lucas
Multilingualism - the global approach to sign languages Bencie Woll, Rachel Sutton-Spence and Frances Elton
Bilingualism and language contact Jean Ann
Sociolinguistic variation Ceil Lucas, Robert Bayley, Clayton Valli, Mary Rose and Alyssa Wulf
Discourse analysis Melanie Metzger and Ben Bahan
Language planning and policy Timothy Reagan
Language attitudes Sarah Burns, Pat Matthews and Evelyn Nolan

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