APROXIMACIÓN A LA LENGUA DE SEÑAS COSTARRICENSE (LESCO)

This article presents a historical overview of Costa Rican Sign Language (Lengua de SeñasCostarricense: LESCO). It also reviews the impact of the early research of this language with thegoal to stimulate interest in it and demystify certain popular beliefs that are still currently held; forexample,...

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Main Author: Retana, Priscilla
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/filyling/article/view/6427
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14486
Summary: This article presents a historical overview of Costa Rican Sign Language (Lengua de SeñasCostarricense: LESCO). It also reviews the impact of the early research of this language with thegoal to stimulate interest in it and demystify certain popular beliefs that are still currently held; forexample, the myths of universality, iconicity, and transparency.