Effects of rate of presentation on the reception of American Sign Language.

@article{Fischer1999EffectsOR,
  title={Effects of rate of presentation on the reception of American Sign Language.},
  author={Susan D Fischer and Lorraine Delhorne and Charlotte M. Reed},
  journal={Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR},
  year={1999},
  volume={42 3},
  pages={568-82}
}
Previous research on the visual reception of fingerspelled English suggests that communication rates are limited primarily by constraints on production. Studies of artificially accelerated fingerspelling indicate that reception of fingerspelled sentences is highly accurate for rates up to 2 to 3 times those that can be produced naturally. The current paper reports on the results of a comparable study of the reception of American Sign Language (ASL). Fourteen native deaf ASL signers participated… CONTINUE READING
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