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  1. Rediscovering Interlanguage

    By Larry Selinker, William E. Rutherford

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    An account of the development of research and thinking in the field of learner language. Draws on wide-ranging research into contrastive analysis, bilingualism, theoretical linguistics and experimental psychology....

    Published February 9th 1992 by Routledge

  2. Private Speech

    From Social Interaction To Self-regulation

    Edited by Rafael M. Diaz, Laura E. Berk, Rafael Diaz

    Since the publication of Vygotsky’s Thought and Language in the United States, a number of North American and European investigators have conducted systematic observations of children’s spontaneous private speech, giving substantial support to Vygotsky’s major hypotheses —...

    Published November 30th 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Bridges Between Psychology and Linguistics

    A Swarthmore Festschrift for Lila Gleitman

    Edited by Donna Jo Napoli, Judy Anne Kegl, Judy Kegl

    Written as a tribute to Lila Gleitman, an influential pioneer in first language acquisition and reading studies, this significant book clearly establishes the relationships between psychology and linguistics. It begins with a thorough examination of issues in developmental psychology, continues...

    Published September 30th 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Lexical Acquisition

    Exploiting On-line Resources To Build A Lexicon

    Edited by Uri Zernik

    On-line information -- and free text in particular -- has emerged as a major, yet unexploited, resource available in raw form. Available, but not accessible. The lexicon provides the major key for enabling accessibility to on-line text. The expert contributors to this book explore the range of...

    Published June 30th 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. Phonological Skills and Learning to Read

    By Peter Bryant, Usha Goswami

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    This book sets out to integrate recent exciting research on the precursors of reading and early reading strategies adopted by children in the classroom. It aims to develop a theory about why early phonological skills are crucial in learning to read, and shows how phonological knowledge about rhymes...

    Published December 24th 1990 by Psychology Press

  6. The Communicative Competence of Young Children

    A Modular Approach

    By Susan H. Foster

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    How children first acquire language is one of the central issues in linguistics. This book draws on a wide range of research, including work in developmental psychology, anthropology and sociology, to explore the processes behind child language acquisition to the preschool period....

    Published November 11th 1990 by Routledge

  7. Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Testing

    Edited by Roy Freedle

    This volume consists of a series of essays written by experts, most of whom participated in a conference conducted by the Educational Testing Service to explore how current fields of artificial intelligence might contribute to ETS's plans to automate one or more of its testing activities. The...

    Published June 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Children's Language

    Volume 6

    Edited by K. Nelson, Anne van Kleeck

    Series: Children's Language Series

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 30th 1987 by Psychology Press

  9. Second Language Grammar

    Learning and Teaching

    By William E. Rutherford

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    The thrust of the book is not so much upon the formation of grammatical constructs but rather upon the shape of the grammatical system and its relation to semantics, discourse and pragmatics....

    Published May 4th 1987 by Routledge

  10. Second Language Acquisition in Childhood

    Volume 1: Preschool Children

    Edited by B. McLaughlin

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 30th 1987 by Psychology Press