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Title To the lexicon and beyond : sociolinguistics in European deaf communities / Mieke Van Herreweghe and Myriam Vermeerbergen, editors.
Published Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2004.
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 Stored NCOD (Ref)  ARS Request  HV2471 .T68 2004    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 285 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series Sociolinguistics in deaf communities series ; v. 10
Sociolinguistics in deaf communities series ; v. 10.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Partial Contents Multilingualism and language contact: The sociolinguistic situation of Finland-Swedish deaf people and their language, Finland-Swedish Sign Language / Karin Hoyer -- Variation: Regional variation in Flemish Sign Language / Eline Vanhecke and Kristof De Weerdt. To the lexicon and beyond: the effect of gender on variation in Irish Sign Language / Lorraine Leeson and Carmel Grehan. Hard and hard and hard, the same sign? : on the evolution of signs in Flemish Sign Language / Iris Antoons and Diane Boonen -- Language policy and planning: Lexical variation in sign language of the Netherlands / Trude Schermer. Flemish Sign Language : some risks of codification / Mieke Van Herreweghe and Myriam Vermeerbergen -- Language in deaf education: The path toward bilingualism : problems and perspectives with regard to the inclusion of sign language in deaf education / Carolina Plaza Pust. Visually oriented language use, discursive and technological resources in Swedish deaf pedagogical arenas / Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta -- Language attitudes : Language census of sign-language users in Spain : attitudes in a changing language community / Victòria Gras i Ferrer. Exploring British experiences of language and deafhood in hypermodernity / Graham H. Turner.
Subject Deaf -- Means of communication -- Europe.
Sign language -- Social aspects.
Related Names Herreweghe, Mieke van.
Vermeerbergen, Myriam.
Collection Title NCOD collection.
ISBN 1563683067
OCLC number 56935489