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TOC: Sign Language and Linguistics 21 / 2 (2019)

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Date: 03-Apr-2019
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Sign Language and Linguistics Vol. 21, No. 2 (2019)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Sign Language and Linguistics
Volume Number: 21
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2019

Subtitle: Special Issue: Impersonal human reference in Sign Languages

Main Text:

2018. v, 216 pp.

Table Of Contents

Special issue articles

Impersonal human reference in sign languages: Introduction and questionnaire
Gemma Barberà and Patricia Cabredo Hofherr
Pages 183–203

Impersonal reference in Russian Sign Language (RSL)
Vadim Kimmelman
Pages 204–231

R-impersonal interpretation in Italian Sign Language (LIS)
Lara Mantovan and Carlo Geraci
Pages 232–256

Agent-backgrounding in Turkish Sign Language (TİD)
Meltem Kelepir, Aslı Özkul and Elvan Tamyürek Özparlak
Pages 257–283

R-impersonals in Hong Kong Sign Language
Felix Sze and Gladys Tang
Pages 284–306

Impersonal human reference in French Sign Language (LSF)
Brigitte Garcia, Marie-Anne Sallandre and Marie-Thérèse L'Huillier
Pages 307–333

Agent-backgrounding in Catalan Sign Language (LSC)
Gemma Barberà, Patricia Cabredo Hofherr and Josep Quer
Pages 334–349

Cross-linguistic variation in space-based distance for size depiction in the lexicons of six sign languages
Victoria Nyst
Pages 350–379


Strong pronominals in ASL and LSF?
Philippe Schlenker
Pages 380–390

Dissertation abstract

Universal quantification in the nominal domain in American Sign Language (The University of Texas at Austin, 2017)
Elena I. Liskova
Pages 391–398

Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics

Subject Language(s): American Sign Language (ase)
                            French Sign Language (fsl)
                            Italian Sign Language (ise)
                            Russian Sign Language (rsl)
                            Turkish Sign Language (tsm)

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