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Sat Dec 13 2014

TOC: Sign Language and Linguistics 17/2 (2014)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 08-Dec-2014
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Sign Language and Linguistics Vol. 17, No. 2 (2014)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Sign Language and Linguistics
Volume Number: 17
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2014

Main Text:

2014. iv, 162 pp.

Table of Contents


Phonological and morphological faces: Disgust signs in German Sign Language
Eeva A. Elliott and Arthur M. Jacobs
123 – 180

Prosody in a communication system developed without a language model
Lauren Applebaum, Marie Coppola and Susan Goldin-Meadow
181 – 212

Papers from the Sign Linguistics Underground

Authors’ Preface
Harry van der Hulst and Sotaro Kita
213 – 214

The non-linguistic status of the Symmetry Condition in signed languages: Evidence from a comparison of signs and speech-accompanying representational gestures
Sotaro Kita, Ingeborg van Gijn and Harry van der Hulst
215 – 238

Authors’ Afterword
Harry van der Hulst and Sotaro Kita
239 – 240

Commentary on Kita, van Gijn & van der Hulst (1998)
Carl Börstell and Ryan Lepic
241 – 250

Book Review

Hanna Eichmann, Martje Hansen, and Jens Heßmann (eds.), Handbuch Deutsche Gebärdensprache
Reviewed by Carolina Plaza-Pust
251 – 258

Dissertation Abstracts

The use of signing space in a shared sign language of Australia: (University of Cologne, 2013)
Anastasia Bauer
259 – 266

Acquisition of a signed phonological system by hearing adults: the role of sign structure and iconicity: (Deafness, Cognition and Language Research Centre (DCAL), University College London (UCL), 2013)
Gerardo Ortega
267 – 275

Signs of the Arctic: Typological aspects of Inuit Sign Language: (Universiteit van Amsterdam, 2013)
Joke Schuit
276 – 284

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Dutch (nld)
                            Dutch Sign Language (dse)
                            German Sign Language (gsg)

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