LINGUIST List 31.2626

Thu Aug 20 2020

Books: Sign Language Ideologies in Practice: Kusters, Green, Moriarty, Snoddon (eds.)

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Date: 12-Aug-2020
From: Asja Kusnezowa <Asja.Kusnezowadegruyter.com>
Subject: Sign Language Ideologies in Practice: Kusters, Green, Moriarty, Snoddon (eds.)
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Title: Sign Language Ideologies in Practice
Series Title: Sign Languages and Deaf Communities [SLDC]
Published: 2020
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
                http://www.degruyter.com/mouton

Book URL: https://bit.ly/2POMfV2

Editor: Annelies Kusters
Editor: Mara Green
Editor: Erin Moriarty
Editor: Kristin Snoddon
Hardback: ISBN: 9781501516856 Pages: 355 Price: U.S. $ 114.99
Abstract:

This book focuses on how sign language ideologies influence, manifest in, and are challenged by communicative practices. Sign languages are minority languages using the visual-gestural and tactile modalities, whose affordances are very different from those of spoken languages using the auditory-oral modality.

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                            Sociolinguistics
Language Family(ies): Sign Language

Written In: English (eng)

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