ERIC Number: EJ263231
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Cerebral Asymmetry in Bilinguals and the Deaf: Perspectives on a Common Pattern.
Herbert, Robert K.
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v3 n1 p47-59 1982
Discusses several neurolinguistic investigations of lateralization in the deaf. Questions frequency of bilingualism among deaf and suggests other factors relating to structural facets of sign language and to sociolinguistic organization of the deaf community also need to be taken into account in order to explain lateralization patterns in native signers. (Author/BK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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