Ideologies and attitudes toward Sign Languages: an approximation

Autor/a: KRAUSNEKER, Verena
Año: 2015
Editorial: Sign Language Studies, Vol. 15, nº 4 (2015) pp. 411-431
Tipo de código: DOI
Código: 10.1353/sls.2015.001
Soporte: Digital


Lingüística, Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


Attitudes are complex and little research in the field of linguistics has focused on language attitudes. This article deals with attitudes toward sign languages and those who use them - attitudes that are influenced by ideological constructions. The article reviews five categories of such constructions and discusses examples in each one.