ERIC Number: EJ395282
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
American Sign Language: The Phonological Base.
Liddell, Scott K.; Johnson, Robert E.
Sign Language Studies, n64 p195-278 Fall 1989
Outlines phonological structure and processes of American Sign Language (ASL), covering: (1) sequential phenomena found in the production of individual signs; (2) the segmental phonetic transcription system; (3) paradigmatic and syntagmatic contrasts in ASL signs; (4) similarities between ASL and spoken language phonological processes; and (5) phonological effects on morphological processes. (20 references) (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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