Deictic pronouns in Swedish and Swedish Sign Language

Autor/a: AHLGREN, Inger
Año: 1990
Editorial: Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital


Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


I compare Swedish and Swedish Sign Language with respect to means of reference to person. In Swedish there is a distinct category of personal pronouns. In Swedish Sign Language pronominal reference to persons is made through location deictic terms. I discuss some implications.

En: Susan Fischer & Patricia Siple (eds.), Theoretical issues in sign language research,  Vol. 1, Linguistics, pp. 167-174. .