|SignWriting List Forum|
Susanne Bentele |
Date: Fri Jan 29, 1999 11:09 pm
Subject: Re: Notation Systems
>On Fri, 29 Jan 1999, Susanne wrote:
>>Yes, I'd volunteer on the HamNoSys part. I do not know enough of Stokoe (or
>>adaptions of Stokoe) so I cannot do that one...
>January 29, 1999
>The one thing that such a comparison does not give, is the goals and
>philosophies behind the systems, which is also important. The actual
>writing of the movements are not the whole story when making comparisons.
I think I can also supply you with the philosophy and the goal behind it,
especially as all the people who designed HamNoSys are sitting right around
me, and I have done quite some work _with_ the system as well so that I can
speak for the goals from my own perspective.
I truly think it's a great project and I'll be looking forward to it.
Institut für Deutsche Gebärdensprache und Kommunikation Gehörloser
University of Hamburg
Institute of German Sign Language and Communication of the Deaf
20146 Hamburg - Germany