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ERIC Number: EJ459717
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0302-1475
Location, Handshape, and Movement: Young Children's Acquisition of the Formational Aspects of American Sign Language.
Siedlecki, Theodore, Jr.; Bonvillian, John
Sign Language Studies, v78 p31-52 Spr 1993
The acquisition of the formational aspects of American Sign Language signs was examined in nine young children of deaf parents. Videotape records of early sign language development were made during monthly home visits. The study focused on the acquisition of three principal formational components of any American Sign Language sign: location, movement, and handshape. (39 references) (VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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