Item description for Dictionary of Hong Kong Sign Language by Gladys Tang...
This dictionary represents a milestone of sign language research in Hong Kong. Each of the signs collected is given a near equivalent in both Chinese and English including a brief description of its linguistic properties. Through this dictionary, deaf people can learn about the nature of their own language while hearing people can get to know the sign language varieties of the local deaf community. The dictionary also lays the foundation of sign linguistics research, the development of sign interpreter training, the production of sign language teaching and learning materials.
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Studio: The Chinese University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.3" Width: 8.5" Height: 2" Weight: 5.15 lbs.
Release Date Aug 30, 2007
Publisher The Chinese University Press
ISBN 9629961954 ISBN13 9789629961954
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More About Gladys Tang
Gladys Tang is an associate professor in the department of modern languages and intercultural studies, at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She has published widely on areas of sign linguistics and deaf education, and language acquisition.
Gladys Tang has an academic affiliation as follows - Chinese University of Hong Kong.