Abstract

Deaf people in Haiti have stated that they use a distinct language, namely Haitian Sign Language (LSH). It has yet to be documented or described. This article is the first attempt at such a description based on a research collaboration between Deaf Haitians and American signed language linguists. Here we describe the language community and its language.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1533-6263
Print ISSN
0302-1475
Pages
pp. 227-294
Launched on MUSE
2016-01-10
Open Access
No
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