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ERIC Number: EJ173760
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Sign Language Diglossia in a British Deaf Community
Deuchar, Margaret
Sign Language Studies, 17, 347-56, Win 77
Among British deaf adults there are at least two varieties of Sign Language in use. The structure and functions of sign language in the deaf community at Reading are examined to consider whether the British deaf community might be diglossic. The process used is described and references are included. (AMH)
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