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A Sociolinguistic History of British Sign Language (Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities)

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About the Author

GRAHAM H. TURNER is Chair in Translation Studies in the Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Table of Contents

The Way We Were (Pre-1960)

Seeing the Signs (1960-1968)

Making a Start (1969-1975)

The Turn (1976-1979)

Planning the Advance (1980-1983)

Word Gets Out (1984-1987)

An Army With Weapons (1988-1992)

On a Steady Course (1993-1997)

The Path to Victory (1998-2003)

Unfinished Business (2004 and beyond)

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781403998187
Author:
Turner, Graham H.
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Editor:
Fil, Gabrielle Hogan-Brun
Editor:
Hogan-Brun, Gabrielle
Subject:
Sign Language
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Subject:
Communication Studies
Subject:
Foreign Languages-American Sign Language
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20160431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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