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Wed Jun 23 2021

TOC: Gesture 19 / 1 (2021)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 07-Jun-2021
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Gesture Vol. 19, No. 1 (2021)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Gesture
Volume Number: 19
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2021

Main Text:

2020. iii, 160 pp.

Table of Contents


“When you were that little…” From Yucatec Maya height-specifier gestures to Yucatec Maya Sign Language person-classifier signs
Josefina Safar
pp. 1–40

Emotion matters: The effect of hand gesture on emotionally valenced sentences
Rachel S. Levy and Spencer D. Kelly
pp. 41–71

The more you move, the more action you construct: A motion capture study on head and upper-torso movements in constructed action in Finnish Sign Language narratives
Tommi Jantunen, Danny De Weerdt, Birgitta Burger, and Anna Puupponen pp. 72–96
Gestures in patients’ presentation of medically unexplained symptoms (MUS)
Agnieszka Sowińska and Monika Boruta-Żywiczyńska
pp. 97–127

Learning from an avatar video instructor: The role of gesture mimicry
Nicholas A. Vest, Emily R. Fyfe, Mitchell J. Nathan, and Martha W. Alibali
pp. 128–155

New and Recent Publications

New and recent publications
pp. 156–157


Further information and weblinks
p. 158

Join ISGS: International society for gesture studies
p. 159

Recent and forthcoming events
p. 160

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Linguistic Theories

Subject Language(s): Yucatec Maya Sign Language (msd)

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