By Irit Meir,Wendy Sandler
This English version of A Language in area: the tale of Israeli signal Language, which obtained the Bahat Award for many striking e-book for a common viewers in its Hebrew variation, is an advent to signal language utilizing Israeli signal Language (ISL) as a version. Authors Irit Meir and Wendy Sandler provide a glimpse right into a variety of attention-grabbing descriptions of the ISL group to which linguists and different researchers would possibly not have entry. An underlying premise of the publication is that language is a psychological process with common homes, and that language lives via people.
A transparent and fascinating learn, A Language in house addresses proper points of signal language, together with the main summary questions and concerns concerning society and group. Divided into 3 components, the e-book covers:
- the linguistic constitution of Israeli signal Language;
- the language and its neighborhood; and
- a huge depiction of ISL and the contribution of signal language examine to linguistic theory.
This ebook is meant for linguists (with or with no heritage in signal language), psychologists, sociologists, educators, scholars, and a person with an curiosity within the human capability for language.
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