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Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication

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Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication

Paperback. British Sign Language (BSL) is the visual gestural language of the Deaf community in Britain and is the first or preferred language of over 70,000 people. This BSL/English Dictionary contains over 1,800 photographed sign entries ordered by linguistic principles according to the visual characteristics of the language. Editor(s): Brien, David. Num Pages: 1120 pages, 1800 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: CBD; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 190 x 62. Weight in Grams: 2154. Clean copy with some shelf wear, minor nicks and bumps on cover but otherwise clean
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Good
Edition
Main
SKU
KSS0002694
ISBN
9780571143467
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 6.78

Paperback. This book, by a recognized expert in bilingualism, examines the definition and characterization of the bilingual person, the perception and production of spoken language by bilinguals, the sign-oral bilingualism of the Deaf, and methodological and conceptual issues in research on bilingualism. Num Pages: 322 pages, 49 figures. BIC Classification: CFDM; CFZ; JMR; PSAN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 18. Weight in Grams: 570.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
322
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780199281299
ISBN
9780199281299
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.05

Paperback. This major new survey of sociolinguistics identifies gaps in our existing knowledge base and provides directions for future research. Editor(s): Bayley, Robert J.; Cameron, Richard; Lucas, Ceil. Series: Oxford Handbooks. Num Pages: 914 pages, 43 b&w. BIC Classification: CFB; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 185 x 47. Weight in Grams: 1500.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
914
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190233747
ISBN
9780190233747
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 73.18

Paperback. This book is written for those who have responsibilities for people with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities. It considers how to cope with the complex problems of someone with this level of disability, interpret their needs, and maintain effective contact with all the professionals and organisations who deal with them. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFZ; JFFG; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 160 x 235 x 2. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Pub
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853022449
ISBN
9781853022449
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.83

Hardcover. Employs a straightforward methodology in the examination of the use of Taiwan Sign Language handshapes in five chapters. This work discusses the two approaches linguists have taken toward understanding languages, and how these theories have influenced sign language researchers' consideration of the ease of articulation and frequency of handshapes. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPCW; CFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 490.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781563682889
ISBN
9781563682889
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 77.45

Paperback. Here is the ultimate guide to learning American Sign Language including finger spelling, numbers, inflections, hand shapes. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 197 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1179.
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Wellfleet Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Format
Paperback
Edition
Special Edition
SKU
V9781577151074
ISBN
9781577151074
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.26

Paperback. This text explores American culture from the mid-19th century to 1920 through the lens of one episode: the campaign led by Alexander Graham Bell and other prominent Americans to suppress the use of sign language amongst deaf people. Num Pages: 240 pages, 12 halftones, 3 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; CFZ; HBJK; HBLL; JFC; JFS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 155 x 230 x 12. Weight in Grams: 378.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226039640
ISBN
9780226039640
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 25.28

Paperback. This volume provides updated and expanded entries on the established languages of Britain and the Republic of Ireland, as well as including "community" or "immigrant" languages and British Sign Language. The focus is on historical and sociolinguistic aspects of the languages covered. Num Pages: 256 pages, 0. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DBR; CFB; CFF; CFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 253 x 179 x 14. Weight in Grams: 464.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780631215813
ISBN
9780631215813
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 62.50

Paperback. Series: Original Green Books. Num Pages: 194 pages, Ill.d. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 250 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 331.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780930323882
ISBN
9780930323882
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 23.61

Hardcover. This is a landmark work on sign language research, which spans the fields of linguistics, experimental and developmental psychology, brain research, and language assessment. It summarizes all relevant methodologies and provides a detailed synopsis of how to do necessary research. Series: GMLZ - Guides to Research Methods in Language and Linguistics. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFZ; GPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 252 x 180 x 24. Weight in Grams: 752.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118271414
ISBN
9781118271414
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 114.60

Hardcover. This first volume in the Studies in Interpretation series studies several facets of signed language interpreting such as conference, courtroom, and medical interpretation; the interaction between Deaf presenters and audiences; and the non-manual elements used by interpreters in sign language transliteration. Editor(s): Collins, S.; Shaw, R.; Metzger, Melanie; Dively, Valerie. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFP; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 21. Weight in Grams: 576.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Edition
1st
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563681486
ISBN
9781563681486
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 57.09
€ 48.63

Hardcover. The third volume in the Studies in Interpretation series focuses on scholarship from the United States, Ireland, Australia, and the Philippines on a refined spectrum of issues that confront interpreters internationally. Editor(s): Metzger, Melanie; Fleetwood, Earl. Series: Studies in Interpretation. Num Pages: 240 pages, figures, tables, references, index. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 164 x 21. Weight in Grams: 516.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563683602
ISBN
9781563683602
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 65.83
€ 55.59

hardcover. Previous ed. entered under Clayton Valli. Num Pages: 584 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 188 x 267 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1258.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Edition
Fifth edition, Completely Revised and Updated with
Number of pages
584
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563685071
ISBN
9781563685071
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 69.91
€ 58.33

Paperback. Traces the intertwining of Protestant religion and the development of the deaf community from the nineteenth to twenty-first century. The author highlights the role of missionary movements in the spread of sign language; and shows how film and stage productions drew on religious themes in their portrayal of the deaf community and its struggles. Num Pages: 144 pages, 10 halftones. BIC Classification: CFZ; HBTB; JFFG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 277.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563686016
ISBN
9781563686016
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 34.71

Hardcover. Through rigorous study of historical texts, field research in communities throughout France and the US, and in-depth analysis of the cultural groups responsible for the lexicon, the authors present a detailed account of the origins of over 500 ASL signs, including regional variations. It is organized alphabetically by equivalent English glosses. Num Pages: 344 pages, 1150 sign illustrations. BIC Classification: 2Z; CBD; CFF; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 268 x 210 x 28. Weight in Grams: 926.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563686214
ISBN
9781563686214
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 65.83
€ 55.92

Paperback. This text focuses on the use of manual and graphic communication systems for clinical populations with developmental disorders of speech and language, including children, adolescents and adults with autism, dysphsia, intellectual impairment and motor impairment. Series: Exc Business and Economy. Num Pages: 380 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; CFZ; MMZL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 230 x 155 x 25. Weight in Grams: 700.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
380
Condition
New
SKU
V9781897635599
ISBN
9781897635599
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 109.52

Paperback. Editor(s): Madsen, Willard J. Num Pages: 234 pages, line drawings, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 331.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1972
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press,U.S. United States
Edition
2nd ed.
Number of pages
234
Condition
New
SKU
V9780913580004
ISBN
9780913580004
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 19.89

Paperback. This text offers a unique approach to using American Sign Language (ASL) and English in a bilingual setting. Each of the 25 lessons involves sign language conversation using colloqualisms that are prevalent in informal conversations. It also includes practice tests and a glossed alphabetical index. Editor(s): Madsen, Willard J. Num Pages: 392 pages, line drawings, index. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 279 x 216 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1102.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press,U.S. United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
392
Condition
New
SKU
V9780913580790
ISBN
9780913580790
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.99
€ 25.00

Paperback. Editor(s): Shroyer, Edgar H.; Shroyer, Susan P. Num Pages: 303 pages, line drawings. BIC Classification: 1KBB; CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 17. Weight in Grams: 630.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1984
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
303
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780913580967
ISBN
9780913580967
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 23.61

Paperback. This book is a must for your office, for your clients, and for all public libraries. Editor(s): Kaplan, Harriet; etc. Num Pages: 155 pages, charts, index. BIC Classification: CFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 279 x 216 x 10. Weight in Grams: 472.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
Publisher
Gallaudet University Press,U.S. United States
Edition
2nd ed.
Number of pages
155
Condition
New
SKU
V9780930323325
ISBN
9780930323325
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 20.81

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