Sign Language in the Education of the Deaf

  title={Sign Language in the Education of the Deaf},
  author={Harry Bornstein},
Publisher Summary This chapter focuses on the use of sign language in the education of deaf.. The two main reasons of an organized gesture system to be introduced into an educational setting are that a person can learn an accepted communication code, a language to be able to communicate better with other people, and that a person can communicate better with other persons who use that communication code. In both cases, the language could be Sign or a manual representation of the oral language of… CONTINUE READING