ERIC Number: EJ373616
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Sign Languages: Evidence for Language Universals & the Linguistic Capacity of the Human Brain.
Fromkin, Victoria A.
Sign Language Studies, n59 p115-27 Sum 1988
An examination of the linguistics of American Sign Language (ASL) establishes beyond a doubt that ASL is a natural language distinct from English and provides insight into how the abstract cognitive system called language finds expression in the signed modality. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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