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Unformatted text preview: identities not represented by the traditional church? The OBDC more strongly reflected one aspect of the deaf churchgoers identities because all the parts of the services are signed without voice. Also people link their old identities to new things, old things, and even personal and national issues. How does the article describe one way that sign language accounts for changes in pitch or volume? Pitch and Volume is used differently in the deaf church because the preacher controls the wide range of registers and varieties of sign language, from casual chatting to preaching, and from Signed English to American Sign Language. What were the two types of sign language mentioned, and how were they differently used in the OBDC church service? Signed English and American Sign Language...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course CMCL-C 122 at Indiana.
- Spring '11