When agreeing to disagree is not enough: further arguments for the linguistic status of sign language agreement

Autor/a: QUER, Josep
Año: 2011
Editorial: Theoretical Linguistics. Vol. 37 (2011) p. 189-196
Tipo de código: DOI
Código: 10.1515/THLI.2011
Soporte: Digital


Lingüística, Lingüística » Lingüística de otras Lenguas de Signos


The discussion about sign language agreement, despite its centrality in the field and the attention received over the years, continues to dominate the Sign Linguistics debate regarding the analysis of the basic building blocks of languages in the gestural-visual modality. One important theme inherited from gesture studies that feeds this debate is the influence of gesture on linguistic structure.