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Teaching sign language to the chimpanzee, Washoe [videorecording] / Allen Gardner and Beatrice Gardner.

Publication:
University Park, PA : Pennsylvania State University, Media Sales, c1973.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (48 min.) : sd. b&w ; 1/2 in.
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Subjects:
Chimpanzees -- Psychology.
Animal communication.
Human-animal communication.
Sign language.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
Documents Project Washoe, an experiment in which two-way communication was established with a chimpanzee by means of the sign language of the American deaf, Amealan. Illustrates the range of the chimp's vocabulary, shows the development of sentence structure, examines the contexts in which she signed, and shows the project's research methodology.
Contributor:
Gardner, Allen. , Associated name
Gardner, Beatrice. , Associated name
Pennsylvania. State University. Media Sales. , Distributor
OCLC:
63586953