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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gesture,
  • Speech,
  • Language and languages,
  • Sign language

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by David McNeill.
SeriesLanguage, culture, and cognition ;, 2
ContributionsMcNeill, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP117 .L363 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 409 p. :
Number of Pages409
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL41576M
ISBN 100521771668, 0521777615
LC Control Number99033524

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