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Narration of short Mouse and Elephant cartoons -- mferit_MEC_TSLA -- Development of Spatial Language in deaf and hearing Turkish children
Title:
Narration of short Mouse and Elephant cartoons -- mferit_MEC_TSLA -- Development of Spatial Language in deaf and hearing Turkish children
Online:
No
Archive:
Contributor:
Beyza (researcher)
Publisher:
Beyza Sumer
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Description:
The signer watches 2 Mouse and Elephant cartoons. Each cartoon is divided into smaller parts. The first cartoon has 4 parts and the second one has 3 parts. The signer watches each part and the computer screen goes black. S/he is supposed to describe what s/he has seen. The addressee just listens and asks questions if s/he doesn't understand. The addressee does not see the screen. The experimenter shows the pictures of chracters of the cartoon and gives little information about them.
This corpus collects Turkish sign language TID data from children and also their parents. For this project, TID signers were recorded performing different tasks narratives of short picture stories/cartoon clips and engaging in free conversation. These recordings and their annotations are stored in this corpus.
Ferit's mother is a Deaf person. She is married to a Deaf man. She has a Deaf boy Ferit and a hearing girl younger than Ferit. She also has a Deaf sister. Her parents are not Deaf.
Ferit was born deaf. He has deaf parents. He has a hearing sister who is younger than him. He has a deaf cousin who is in the same school and she is older than him. He has a deaf aunt. He is attending a primary school for the Deaf preschool education programme. He uses his right hand while signing and writing.
Beyza is a hearing person. She recorded the sessions and conducted the experiments. She mainly used TID and tried not to use speech.
Hukumran is a hearing person. He is a fluent signer. He prentended to be deaf in the experiments. He checked the order of tasks and gave instructions when necessary.
Sevinc is a native Deaf signer. She was born in 1974. She has both Deaf parents. She has finished a high school for the hearing and attened to Eskisehir Integreation Center for the Deaf, but she quitted it. She is an active member of the Deaf community. She knows some other sign languages.
Subject language:
Turkish Sign Language
Language family:
sign languages
Other coverage:
Turkey
Other date:
2010-12-13
Other format:
audio/x-wav
video/x-mpeg1
Other subject:
Stimuli
Turkish Sign Language
Other type:
audio
video
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Archive: The Language Archive at the MPI for Psycholinguistics
Online: No
Subject language: Turkish Sign Language
Language family: sign languages
Geographic region: Asia
Contributor: Beyza
Contributor: Ferit
Contributor: Hukumran
Contributor: MFerit
Contributor: Sevinc
Publisher: Beyza Sumer
Publisher: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Title: Narration of short Mouse and Elephant cartoons -- mferit_MEC_TSLA -- Development of Spatial Language in deaf and hearing Turkish children
Other coverage: Turkey
Other date: 2010-12-13
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: video/x-mpeg1
Other subject: Stimuli
Other subject: Turkish Sign Language
Other type: audio
Other type: video