In search of a Language: influences from spoken Dutch on Sign Language of the Netherlands

Autor/a: SCHERMER, Trude M.
Año: 1990
Editorial: Delft (Netherlands): Eburon, 1990
Tipo de código: ISBN
Código: 90-5166-155-X
Soporte: Papel


Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


When the term sign language is used in this book, it refers to the natural language of deaf peolple: a visual gestural language with its own vocabulary and grammar. A sign language is not derived from spoken languages and cannot be considered as a visual representation thereof.