Lexical evidence for the existence of South Asian and East Asian sign language families

Autor/a: WOODWARD, James
Año: 1993
Editorial: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication, nº 2 (1993) pp. 91-106
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital


Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


Systematic research on many areas of sign language structure and use have been growing over the last twenty or so years, yet relatively little work has been done to document empirically historical-comparative relationships of sign languages. Research on Asian sign languages is a good example of the problem.