Language Development (Studies in Developmental Psychology)

Language Development (Studies in Developmental Psychology)

By: Martyn D. Barrett (editor)Hardback

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The "Studies in Developmental Psychology" series will consist of eight titles, each presenting a different subfield within developmental psychology. An international list of contributors and editors present rounded accounts of research and the development of their particular subject. Each contribution is written for students, while managing to avoid recycling the usual elementary material. The value of this series is underlined by the efforts made to include the essentials, while offering the potential to stretch and stimulate students with the most recent developments. The series will make a considerable impact on this area of psychology and will provoke a great deal of discussion.; This book is intended for senior undergraduate and graduate level psychology students; professional developemental, clinical & educational psychologists.

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Principal themes and issues in the study of language development, Martyn Barrett; Prelinguistic communication, Vasu Reddy; Infant speech perception; infant speech production, John Locke; phonological development, David Ingram; Early lexical development, Esther Dromi; Early syntactic development, Mike Tomasello; Later lexical development, Jeremy Anglin; Later syntactic development, Michael Maratsos; Conversational and discourse development, Catherine Snow; Bilingual language development, Suzanne Romaine; Sign language development, John Bonvillian; Specific language impairment, Paul Fletcher; Language development in atypical children with autism, Down's syndrome, William's syndrome and learning difficulties , Helen Tager-Flusberg; Language development in children with brain lesions: neurological specialization and plasticity in language development, Elizabeth Bates.

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/11/1997
  • ISBN13: 9781857286670
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781857286670
  • ISBN10: 1857286677

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