ERIC Number: EJ358180
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
A Referential Communication Experiment with Foreign Sign Languages.
Jordan, I. King; Battison, Robbin M.
Sign Language Studies, n56 p275-87 Fall 1987
Describes an experiment comparing communication accuracy within and between various sign languages from different countries. Longer communications were generally more successful than shorter ones. Deaf signers understand their own sign language better than they do foreign sign languages. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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