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Sign Language Science: Emergence and Evolution of Sign Language

Teacher

Ted Supalla

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https://www.edx.org/course/emergence-and-evolution-of-sign-language

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NYR

Duration

4 Weeks

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On demand video

By the end of the course learners should be able to: State the role that iconicity plays in the emergence and evolution of ASL Define the term "chereology" Identify the primary and secondary parameters in sign formation Describe the nature of cognitive encoding of individual signs Describe the nature of language-specific constraints on sign formation Distinguish between conventionalization and innovation in sign language

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Ted Supalla

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