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Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication category. Presented with a red border are the Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Indian Sign Language - An Analysis of Its Grammar by Samar Sinha Indian Sign Language - An Analysis of Its Grammar

Samar Sinha presents pioneering research on Indian Sign Language that is supplemented by a description of the Deaf community in India.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Sign Language Archaeology Understanding the Historical Roots of American Sign Language by Ted Supalla, Patricia (Grand Valley State University) Clark Sign Language Archaeology Understanding the Historical Roots of American Sign Language
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Format: Book - Released: 10/10/2017

The Language of Light A History of Silent Voices by Gerald Shea The Language of Light A History of Silent Voices

A comprehensive history of deafness, signed languages, and the unresolved struggles of the Deaf to be taught in their unspoken tongue
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Conversations with Interpreter Educators Exploring Best Practices by Christine Monikowski Conversations with Interpreter Educators Exploring Best Practices

This accessible and inspiring volume explores the teaching goals and favorite publications of leading professors in the field of sign language interpretation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

Joanna the Deaf Princess by Joel Mankowski Joanna the Deaf Princess


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 24/03/2017

American Sign Language A Grammar Reference Guide by Molly O'Hara American Sign Language A Grammar Reference Guide


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 21/03/2017

Hearing Eye II The Psychology of Speechreading and Auditory-Visual Speech by Douglas Burnham Hearing Eye II The Psychology of Speechreading and Auditory-Visual Speech

This volume outlines some of the developments in practical and theoretical research into speechreading lipreading that have taken place since the publication of the original Hearing by Eye . It comprises 15 chapters by international researchers in psychology, psycholinguistics, experimental...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2017

Understanding International Sign A Sociolinguistic Study by Lori A. Whynot Understanding International Sign A Sociolinguistic Study

Lori A. Whynot's examination of International Sign has crucial implications for expository IS usage, training, and interpreting.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2017

Coming Soon

Managing Their Own Affairs - The Australian Deaf Community in the 1920s and 1930s by Breda Carty Managing Their Own Affairs - The Australian Deaf Community in the 1920s and 1930s

Breda Carty explores the formation of Deaf organizations and institutions in Australia in the early 20th century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Other books in this genre

108 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 04 (Bundle Volumes 01+02+03) ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games by Lassal, Lassal 108 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 04 (Bundle Volumes 01+02+03) ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 21/01/2017

36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet - Volume 03 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games by Lassal, Lassal 36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet - Volume 03 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 19/01/2017

36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 01 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games by Lassal 36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 01 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 03/01/2017

36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 02 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games by Lassal, Lassal 36 Word Search Puzzles with the American Sign Language Alphabet, Volume 02 ASL Fingerspelling Word Search Games
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 03/01/2017

Interaction of Morphology and Syntax in American Sign Language by Carol A. Padden Interaction of Morphology and Syntax in American Sign Language

This study, first published in 1988, examines cases of interaction of morphology and syntax in American Sign Language and proposes that clause structure and syntactic phenomena are not defined in terms of verb agreement or sign order, but in terms...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2016

The Silent Book A Deaf Family and the Disappearing Australian-Irish Sign Language by Bernadette T Wallis The Silent Book A Deaf Family and the Disappearing Australian-Irish Sign Language


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/08/2016

Signing and Belonging in Nepal by Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway Signing and Belonging in Nepal

While many deaf organizations around the world have adopted an ethno-linguistic framing of deafness, the meanings and consequences of this perspective vary across cultural contexts, and relatively little scholarship exists that explores this framework from an anthropological perspective. In this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2016

Concise Lexicon for Sign Linguistics by Jan Nijen Twilhaar, Beppie van den Bogaerde Concise Lexicon for Sign Linguistics
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This extensive, well-researched and clearly formatted lexicon of a wide variety of linguistic terms is a long overdue. It is an extremely welcome addition to the bookshelves of sign language teachers, interpreters, linguists, learners and other sign language users, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2016

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