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  1. Language Production Across the Life Span

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Antje Meyer, Linda Wheeldon

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Most current theories of lexical access in speech production are designed to capture the behaviour of young adults – typically college students. However, young adults represent a minority of the world’s speakers. For theories of speech production, the question arises of how the young adults’ speech...

    Published April 8th 2009 by Psychology Press

  2. Speech Accompanying-Gesture

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Sotaro Kita

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    When we speak, we often spontaneously produce gestures. Such gestures are an integral part of face-to-face verbal communication. The relationship between speech and gesture is the theme of this Special Issue. The articles cover a wide range of issues: cultural differences, language and gesture...

    Published January 21st 2009 by Psychology Press

  3. Crosslinguistic Approaches to the Psychology of Language

    Research in the Tradition of Dan Isaac Slobin

    Edited by Jiansheng Guo, Elena Lieven, Nancy Budwig, Susan Ervin-Tripp, Keiko Nakamura, Seyda Ozcaliskan

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    This volume covers state-of-the-art research in the field of crosslinguistic approaches to the psychology of language. The forty chapters cover a wide range of topics that represent the many research interests of a pioneer, Dan Isaac Slobin, who has been a major intellectual and creative force in...

    Published December 21st 2008 by Psychology Press

  4. Routes to Language

    Studies in Honor of Melissa Bowerman

    Edited by Virginia C. Mueller Gathercole

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    This volume contains contributions from leaders in the field of child language in honor of one of the preeminent scholars in the field of child language acquisition, Melissa Bowerman. Melissa Bowerman has had a profound, widespread, and enduring influence on research conducted in the field for...

    Published December 18th 2008 by Psychology Press

  5. Advances in Morphological Processing

    A Special Issue of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Edited by Ram Frost, Jonathan Grainger, Manuel Carreiras

    Series: Special Issues of Language and Cognitive Processes

    Ten years ago, a group of researchers investigating the processing of morphological information met in the south of France to discuss how morphology affects word recognition, perception and production from a cross-linguistic perspective. This special issue is the fourth volume to expose the results...

    Published November 29th 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. The Syllable and Beyond: New Evidence From Disordered Speech

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Wolfram Ziegler, Ingrid Aichert

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    The concept of a "mental syllabary", i.e., a store of syllable-sized motor planning units, has become a cornerstone in the modeling of spoken language production. This idea lead to the question of the significance of syllabic representations in speech impairments, especially in apraxia of speech,...

    Published October 29th 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Infant Pathways to Language

    Methods, Models, and Research Directions

    Edited by John Colombo, Peggy McCardle, Lisa Freund

    The recent progress in cognitive neuroscience, and the importance of genetic factors and gene-environment interactions in shaping behavioral functions in early childhood, have both underscored the primacy of early experience and development on brain development and function. The contributors to...

    Published October 14th 2008 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook of Child Language Disorders

    Edited by Richard G. Schwartz

    The Handbook of Child Language Disorders provides an in-depth, comprehensive, and state-of-the-art review of current research concerning the nature, assessment, and remediation of language disorders in children. The book includes chapters focusing on specific groups of childhood...

    Published September 8th 2008 by Psychology Press

  9. The Mental Lexicon

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Michele Miozzo

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    This special issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology presents a series of neuropsychological and neuro-imagining studies investigating the mental lexicon – its functional organization, its access in speech production and comprehension, and its neural underpinnings....

    Published August 30th 2008 by Psychology Press

  10. Understanding Developmental Language Disorders

    From Theory to Practice

    Edited by Courtenay Frazier Norbury, J. Bruce Tomblin, Dorothy V.M. Bishop

    Developmental language disorders (DLD) occur when a child fails to develop his or her native language often for no apparent reason. Delayed development of speech and/or language is one of the most common reasons for parents of preschool children to seek the advice of their family doctor. Although...

    Published June 30th 2008 by Psychology Press