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Published by Gallaudet University Press in Washington, D.C .
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Subjects:

  • Deaf -- Means of communication,
  • Bilingualism,
  • Identity (Psychology)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesBilingualism & identity in deaf communities
StatementMelanie Metzger, editor.
SeriesThe sociolinguistics in deaf communities series,, v. 6
ContributionsMetzger, Melanie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV2471 .B55 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 317 p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6900753M
ISBN 101563680955
LC Control Number00711134
OCLC/WorldCa45200410

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bilingualism and identity in deaf communities. Washington, D.C.: Gallaudet University Press, (OCoLC) Bilingualism and Identity in Deaf Communities Studies by 17 international contributors fall under two broad themes: the perception of deaf people and deaf communities by hearing people, and issues related to bilingualism including education and interpretation. Bilingualism and Identity in Deaf Communities (Gallaudet Sociolinguistics) | Melanie Metzger | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. The goal for this book was to include empirically-based work that is international in scope and extends knowledge of the sociolinguistic issues in deaf communities by building on previous research or breaking new ground with preliminary studies. This collection of data-based studies follows a variety of research methodologies with two recurring themes. First, the perception of Cited by:

BOOK REVIEW Bilingualism and Identity in Deaf Communities, ed. Melanie Metzger (Washington, D.C.: Gallaudet University Press,, pp., casebound, $.) Phyllis Perrin Wilcox M M made the right choice when she began her Bilingualism and Identity in Deaf Communities with a chapter on New. Sign Bilingualism in Deaf Education students are equal partners with hearing students in the educ ational process (i.e., class membership), and (c) the use of Author: Gladys Tang. Position Statement On ASL and English Bilingual Education. The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) supports bilingualism: the development and use of American Sign Language (ASL) and English in the home and educational environment for infants, children, youth, and adults who are deaf or hard of hearing.. WHAT is ASL and English Bilingualism? The primary goal of an ASL .   Akin to the questions of perception and identity, a second theme pervasive in this collection, is the impact of bilingualism in deaf communities. Peter C. Hauser offers a study of an American child proficient in both American Sign Language (ASL) and Cued English while Annica Detthow analyzes "transliteration" between Spoken Swedish and Swedish Author: Andy Taylor.