Advertisement

Sign Language in Action

  • Jemina Napier
  • Lorraine Leeson
Book

Part of the Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics book series (RPAL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 1-15
  3. Key Concepts and Research Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 19-49
    3. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 50-84
  4. Practical Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 87-118
    3. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 119-175
    4. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 176-230
  5. Research into Applied Sign Linguistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 231-231
    2. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 233-266
  6. Further Resources in Applied Sign Linguistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 267-267
    2. Jemina Napier, Lorraine Leeson
      Pages 269-276
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 277-339

About this book

Introduction

This book defines the notion of applied sign linguistics by drawing on data from projects that have explored sign language in action in various domains. The book gives professionals working with sign languages, signed language teachers and students, research students and their supervisors, authoritative access to current ideas and practice.

Keywords

Sign language applied linguistics deaf sign linguistics deaf studies discourse sign language interpreting minority languages deaf community education Interpreter language linguistics Literatur sociolinguistics

Authors and affiliations

  • Jemina Napier
    • 1
  • Lorraine Leeson
    • 2
  1. 1.Heriot-Watt UniversityUK
  2. 2.Trinity College DublinIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137309778
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-30976-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-30977-8
  • Buy this book on publisher's site