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Language and the law in deaf communities

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Published by Gallaudet University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Deaf -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
    • Law -- United States -- Language.,
    • Forensic linguistics -- United States.,
    • American Sign Language.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementCeil Lucas, editor.
      SeriesSociolinguistics in deaf communities series ;, v. 9
      ContributionsLucas, Ceil.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF480.5.D4 L36 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. ;
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3318419M
      ISBN 101563681439
      LC Control Number2004268864
      OCLC/WorldCa53291914

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