Signs and wonders: religious rhetoric and the preservation of Sign Language

Autor/a: MORSE, Tracy Ann
Año: 2014
Editorial: Wasington DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2014
Tipo de código: ISBN
Código: 9781563686023
Soporte: Papel


Historia, Arte y Cultura, Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


Current academic discourse frequently understates the role of religion in the development of the American Deaf community. In her new study, Tracy Ann Morse effects a sharp course correction by tracing the frequent use over time of religious rhetoric by members of the deaf community to preserve and support sign language.