ANTH 386

Sign Languages and Signing Communities
Focus is on sign languages used in Deaf communities around the world, with an emphasis on three themes: (a) language as a system, (b) language in cultural and social context, and (c) language relationships in space and time. No previous knowledge of sign language is required.
ANTH 200 or ANTH 203 or ENGL 203, and upper-division standing, or consent of instructor.