Dr Adam Schembri more downloaded than Chomsky
Dr Adam Schembri, who will be joining the Department as a Lecturer in January, and who is a specialist in sign language and gesture, is the co-author of this extremely popular paper.
Highlights of the article are:
- The article questions whether sign languages have pronouns or use pointing.
- Pronominal pointing signs share properties with both pronouns and pointing gestures.
- Sign languages are important for understanding linguistic diversity and universals.