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This chapter provides a survey of the history and characteristics of signed language interpreting, the settings where signed language interpreters work, a summary of signed language research, and a description of the current state of the field and present state of knowledge and contemporary thought, concluding with predictions for future directions. In sum, this chapter highlights how the signed language field has emerged, in which areas it is still developing, why and how it is growing, and how it is ground-breaking.
Source : Based on abstract in book