Signing The Body Poetic

Author: H-Dirksen L. Bauman
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520229762
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The accompanying DVD ... "showcases the poems and narratives under discussion in their original form, providing access to them for hearing non-signers for the first time.--co-publisher's website.

Arabic For Dummies

Author: Amine Bouchentouf
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118052781
Size: 18.89 MB
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Your survival guide for everyday words and expressions Your fun and friendly guide to Modern Standard Arabic This unintimidating guide will help you start speaking Modern Standard Arabic — beginning today!

Deaf Culture

Author: Irene W. Leigh
Publisher: Plural Publishing
ISBN: 1597569941
Size: 39.93 MB
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Cohn, J. (1986). The new deaf poetics: Visible poetry. Sign Language Studies,
52,263–277. Cummins, J. (2006). The relationship between American Sign
Language proficiency and English academic development: A review of the
research. ... Who are they really signing for? Retrieved from .
com/watch?v=5xhU3i3gllY Grushkin, D. (2015). What do deaf people think of the
“performance” of the sign-language translator in Sia's video below? Retrieved
from https:// ...

Deafening Modernism

Author: Rebecca Sanchez
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 147984750X
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Embodied Language and Visual Poetics in American Literature Rebecca
Sanchez ... development of film (particularly recording technology) and its impact
on Deaf culture, see Christopher Krentz's “The Camera as Printing Press: How
Film has Influenced ASL Literature,” Signing the Body Poetic: Essays on
American Sign Language Literature, ed. ... Because so little ASL poetry has been
published in any format, many of the sources I cite are videos that have been
posted to YouTube.

Italian Verbs For Dummies

Author: Teresa L. Picarazzi
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118068572
Size: 27.62 MB
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This plain-English guide provides coverage of basic sentence structure, moods, tenses, and regular and irregular verbs, along with exercises to make conjugating Italian verbs a snap.

Gesture In Human Computer Interaction And Simulation

Author: Sylvie Gibet
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540326243
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In this paper, we present a system for automatic sign language recognition of
segmented words in American Sign Language (ASL). The system uses
appearance-based features extracted directly from the frames captured by
standard cameras without any special data acquisition tools. This means that we
do not rely on complex preprocessing of the video signal or on an intermediate
segmentation step that may produce errors. We introduce a database for ASL
word recognition ...

The Sociolinguistics Of Sign Languages

Author: Ceil Lucas
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521794749
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An accessible introduction to the major areas of sociolinguistics as they relate to sign languages and deaf communities.

Deaf People And Society

Author: Irene W. Leigh
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1315473801
Size: 59.50 MB
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Most sign language classes will also incorporate Deaf Studies components.
Academic programs in Deaf Studies have been established at Boston University,
California State University at Northridge, Gallaudet University, McDaniel College,
and Ohlone College among others. The literature of Deaf Americans can also
transmit Deaf culture through poetry, stories, plays, storytelling, films, TV shows,
YouTube videos, and the like (Byrne, 2013). Many ASL stories have been passed
down ...

The Syntax Of American Sign Language

Author: Carol Jan Neidle
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262140676
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The American Sign Language Linguistic Research Project (ASLLRP) has
involved a number of researchers working together over several years to explore
the structure of American Sign Language. We initially came together fortuitously,
as fascination about the syntactic structure of ASL spread from one to another of
us. We began by surveying the existing literature, and we quickly became
convinced that, from both a theoretical and a data-oriented perspective, much
work remained to ...

Multilingual Aspects Of Signed Language Communication And Disorder

Author: David Quinto-Pozos
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
ISBN: 1783091320
Size: 40.12 MB
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(5) Note that Poizner et al. translated the father's ASL signing into English. Thus,
despite the translation, there would have been no indefinite article in this first
sentence. Consequently Judith appears to have echoed the last two signs of her
father's utterance verbatim. (6) To our knowledge, there is no report of whether or
not Christopher was echolalic in his production of spoken languages. (7) It is
unclear whether this example is truly an instance of verb reversal or merely an ...