ERIC Number: EJ587758
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Signs and Manual Communication Systems: Selection, Standardization, and Development.
Caccamise, Frank; Ayers, Robert; Finch, Karen; Mitchell, Marilyn
American Annals of the Deaf, v142 n3 p90-105 Jul 1997
This 1978 article presents general principles of sign selection, standardization and development, guidelines for sign selection, standardization, and development based on the American Sign Language lexicon, and a process for selection, evaluation, development, recording of vocabulary, signs, and fingerspelled words. The selection of manual-communication systems is also discussed. (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Reprinted from American Annals of the Deaf; v123 n7 p877-902 1978.