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The Resource American Sign Language for dummies, by Adan R. Penilla II, PhD ; Angela Lee Taylor

American Sign Language for dummies, by Adan R. Penilla II, PhD ; Angela Lee Taylor

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American Sign Language for dummies
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American Sign Language for dummies
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by Adan R. Penilla II, PhD ; Angela Lee Taylor
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eng
Summary
To see people use American Sign Language (ASL) to share ideas is remarkable and fascinating to watch. Now, you have a chance to enter the wonderful world of sign language. American Sign Language For Dummies offers you an easy-to-access introduction so you can get your hands wet with ASL, whether you're new to the language or looking for a great refresher. Used predominantly in the United States, ASL provides the Deaf community with the ability to acquire and develop language and communication skills by utilizing facial expressions and body movements to convey and process linguistic information. With American Sign Language For Dummies, the complex visual-spatial and linguistic principles that form the basis for ASL are broken down, making this a great resource for friends, colleagues, students, education personnel, and parents of Deaf children. Grasp the various ways ASL is communicated Get up to speed on the latest technological advancements assisting the Deaf Understand how cultural background and regionalism can affect communication Practice signing with videos online If you want to get acquainted with Deaf culture and understand what it's like to be part of a special community with a unique shared and celebrated history and language, American Sign Language For Dummies gets you up to speed on ASL fast
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Penilla, Adan R.,
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419/.7
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illustrations
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non fiction
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Taylor, Angela Lee,
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For dummies
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American Sign Language
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adult
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American Sign Language for dummies, by Adan R. Penilla II, PhD ; Angela Lee Taylor
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  • Includes index
  • "Go to Dummies.com for videos, step-by-step examples, how-to articles, or to shop!"--Page [4] of Cover
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volume
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nc
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20839982
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24 cm.
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3rd edition
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xi, 340 pages
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9781119286073
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2016953540
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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illustrations
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American Sign Language for dummies, by Adan R. Penilla II, PhD ; Angela Lee Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Go to Dummies.com for videos, step-by-step examples, how-to articles, or to shop!"--Page [4] of Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20839982
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9781119286073
Lccn
2016953540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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