Interrogative and negative constructions in sign languages (Sign Language Typology Series No. 1.) by Ulrike Zeshan
English | 2006 | ISBN: 9086560016 | 363 Pages | PDF | 4 MB
THE FIRST VOLUME IN THE SIGN LANGUAGE TYPOLOGY SERIES includes data on interrogative and negative constructions from 35 sign languages around the world. In a truly pioneering undertaking, the editor and the contributors from eight different countries open up to the reader the universe of typological diversity across sign languages. In-depth studies of questions and negation in six sign languages constitute the central part of the book, augmented by shorter contributions from another four sign languages, as well as an introductory theoretical section.