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ERIC Number: EJ661031
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1081-4159
The ABCs of New Zealand Sign Language: Aerial Spelling.
Forman, Wayne
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, v8 n1 p92-96 Win 2003
Aerial spelling is the term given for the way many people with deafness in New Zealand (NZ) manually represent letters of the alphabet. This article examines the nature and role of aerial spelling in New Zealand Sign Language, particularly that form used by older members of the NZ deaf community. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New Zealand