TITLE

Birth of a Language

AUTHOR(S)
Senghas, Ann; Coppola, Marie
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb2002, Issue 110, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the birth and evolution of Nicaraguan Sign Language at Melania Morales School for Special Education in Nicaragua. Factors behind the development of the communication; Reference to the research conducted by Ann Senghas of Barnard College and Marie Coppola of the University of Rochester; Argument on the language acquisition of children.
ACCESSION #
5966090

 

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