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Most popular Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication books

The most popular Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Let's Sign Dictionary: Everyday BSL for Learners
Let's Sign for Work: BSL Guide for Service Providers
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Let's Sign Pocket Dictionary: BSL Concise Beginner's Guide
God's Acre Beautiful; Or, the Cemeteries of the Future
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Let's Sign BSL Flashcards: Early Years and Baby Signs (British Sign Language)
The Book of Pages: My Experience as a Congressional Page
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Let's Sign Early Years: BSL Building Blocks Child & Carer Guide
Second edition fully revised and in colour. British Sign Language (BSL) Building Blocks Child and Carer Guide.
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Let's Sign BSL Feelings & Emotions Flashcards
An excellent reference point to explore and discuss feelings and emotions for children and adults with additional needs. Signs include 'anxious' 'calm' 'brave' 'bored' and many more 50 cards per pack.
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Sign Language Link: A Pocket Dictionary of Signs
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Let's Sign for Work: BSL Guide for Service Providers
Unusual book
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Let's Sign Family Topics: BSL for Children and Their Carers
Unusual book
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Let's Sign BSL Early Years & Baby Signs: Poster/Mats A3 Set of 2 (British Sign Language)
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Let's Sign Introduction to British Sign Language (BSL) Early Years Curriculum Student Book: BSL Course A for Nursery, Primary Settings and Families
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British Sign Language For Dummies
BSL is the language used by the Deaf Community in the UK and is an officially recognised language in its own right. It has its own grammar and syntax, which are completely different from the grammatical rules of English.
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Reading Between the Signs: Intercultural Communication for Sign Language Interpreters
In Reading Between the Signs, Anna Mindess provides a perspective on a culture that is not widely understood - American Deaf culture. With the collaboration of three distinguished Deaf consultants, Mindess explores the implications of cultural differences at the intersection of the Deaf and hearing worlds.
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Discourse Analysis and Media Attitudes: The Representation of Islam in the British Press
Is the British press prejudiced against Muslims? In what ways can prejudice be explicit and subtle? This thorough analysis of over 140 million words of newspaper articles explores that question. Using tools of critical discourse analysis and corpus linguistics, it produces an objective picture of media attitudes towards Muslims and Islam.
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Languages: A Very Short Introduction
How many languages are there? What differentiates one language from another? Are new languages still being discovered? Why are so many languages disappearing? These are some of the questions considered in this Very Short Introduction. By examining the science of languages, we find that the answers are not as simple as we might expect.
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OUR SCHOOL SIGNS: British Sign Language (BSL) Vocabulary
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Let's Sign: BSL Building Blocks Tutor
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Baby Sign Language Flash Cards: A Deck of 50 American Sign Language (ASL) Cards
A set of flash cards that was designed with both you (the parents), and your baby in mind. It features coloured photographs that hold your baby's attention and motivate him or her to sign.
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Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf
The bestselling author of Awakenings, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Musicophilia.
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BSL FOOD & DRINK for TOTS: Mealtimes, Fruit & Salad, Vegetables, Basics & Treats, Hot Favourites: British Sign Language Vocabulary
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Australian Sign Language (Auslan): An introduction to sign language linguistics
The first comprehensive introduction to Auslan, the sign language of Australia, exploring each key aspect of its linguistic structure. Containing exercises, further reading lists and illustrations, this is an ideal resource for anyone interested in Auslan, as well as those seeking a clear, general introduction to sign language linguistics.
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Hearing Eye II: The Psychology Of Speechreading And Auditory-Visual Speech
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Signed Language Interpreting in the 21st Century - An Overview of the Profession
This text provides sign language interpreting students with a broad knowledge base that encompasses the latest research and addresses current trends and perspectives of the Deaf community.
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Baby Sign Language Flash Cards: A Deck of 50 American Sign Language (ASL) Cards
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ScotlandSpeak
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Baby Signing Bible: Baby Sign Language Made Easy
As confirmed by American Academy of Pediatrics, infant sign language is a boon for enhancing communication between parents and babies, helping to forge an important bond early in a child's life. This book provides step-by-step instructions for parents and other caregivers, and insight into why baby sign language is useful for children of all ages.
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Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs
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Linguistics of British Sign Language: An Introduction
This is the first British textbook dealing solely with sign linguistics.
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BSL Mini TOPICS for TOTS:: Greetings & Manners, Colours, Weather, Minibeasts, Happy Birthday: British Sign Language Vocabulary
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Sign Language for Everyone: A Basic Course in Communication with the Deaf
Sign Language for Everyone can be used to reach a new generation of the deaf. For those seeking to establish a ministry to the deaf, or simply to provide ASL translation of sermons, the book---written by Dr. Cathy Rice, using her more than fifty years of experience in working with the hearing-impaired---will be a welcome resource.
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Canadian Dictionary of ASL
This tried and true reference work reflects the unique use of American Sign Language in Canada.
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Signing the Body Poetic: Essays on American Sign Language Literature
Accompanied by a DVD, this collection of essays brings a view of the literary, social, and performative aspects of American Sign Language to a wide audience. It presents the work of a renowned and diverse group of deaf, hard-of-hearing, and hearing scholars who examine original ASL poetry, narrative, and drama.
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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
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Metonymy: Hidden Shortcuts in Language, Thought and Communication
'Metonymy' is a form of shorthand that allows us to use our shared knowledge to communicate with fewer words than we would otherwise need. This book explores metonymy in language, gesture, sign language, art, music, film and advertising, and discusses the challenges that it presents in cross-cultural communication.
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Sign Language Phonology
Explores key findings and ideas in sign language phonology, and the related fields to which sign language studies has contributed, including historical linguistics, morphology, prosody, language acquisition and language creation. It will be of interest to students and linguists working on spoken language, phonology and sign language linguistics.
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Dictionary of British Sign Language: Compiled by the British Deaf Association
British Sign Language (B.S.L.) is the visual gestural language of the Deaf community in Britain and is the first or preferred language of over 70,000 people. This is the first major B.S.L./English Dictionary to be published.
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Sign Language Companion: A Handbook of British Signs
'Sign Language Companion' aims to help young people become more fluent in British Sign Language by presenting signs that link ideas and concepts, and enabling students to construct their own combinations in everyday conversations.
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Introducing Sign Language Literature: Folklore and Creativity
Introducing Sign Language Literature: Folklore and Creativity is the first textbook dedicated to analyzing and appreciating sign language storytelling, poetry and humour.
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Here or There - Research on Interpreting via Video Link
This volume presents cutting edge, empirical research in a newly emerging field of interpreting practice and research.
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Sign Languages: Structures and Contexts
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Visual-Gestural Communication: A Workbook in Nonverbal Expression and Reception
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Legal Recognition of Sign Languages: Advocacy and Outcomes Around the World
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Let's Sign: BSL Poster/Mats A4 Set of 4
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American Sign Language Phrase Book
America's bestselling ASL phrase book--revised, updated, and with a fresh new look.
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Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from 'What's Up?' to 'F*%# Off'
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SIGN WITH ME, VOLUME. 2 DVD: Building Concepts
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How Language Began: Gesture and Speech in Human Evolution
Written by one of the pioneers of the field, this is the first book to explain how speech and gesture evolved together into a system that all humans possess. David McNeill challenges the popular 'gesture-first' theory and proposes a groundbreaking theory of the evolution of language.
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Let's Sign BSL Football Signs Flashcards: British Sign Language
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Deaf Interpreters at Work: International Insights
A collection featuring 17 widely respected scholars who depict the everyday practices of deaf interpreters in their respective nations. It presents the history of Deaf translators and interpreters and details the development of testing and accreditation to raise their professional profiles.
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Metonymy: Hidden Shortcuts in Language, Thought and Communication
'Metonymy' is a form of shorthand that allows us to use our shared knowledge to communicate with fewer words than we would otherwise need. This book explores metonymy in language, gesture, sign language, art, music, film and advertising, and discusses the challenges that it presents in cross-cultural communication.
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Teach Your Baby to Sign, Revised and Updated 2nd Edition