THE DEVELOPING CHILD
Cover: Pathways to Language in PAPERBACK

Pathways to Language

From Fetus to Adolescent

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PAPERBACK

$36.00 • £28.95 • €32.50

ISBN 9780674008359

Publication Date: 04/30/2002

Academic Trade

272 pages

5-1/2 x 9 inches

1 halftone, 5 line illustrations

The Developing Child

World

  • Preface
  • 1. What Is Language Acquisition?
  • 2. Experimental Paradigms for Studying Language Acquisition
  • 3. Speech Perception in and out of the Womb
  • 4. Learning about the Meaning of Words
  • 5. Becoming a Grammatical Being
  • 6. Beyond the Sentence
  • 7. Atypical Language Development
  • 8. Rethinking the Nature–Nurture Debate
  • Further Readings
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Annette Karmiloff-Smith Is Winner of the 2002 European Latsis Prize in Cognitive Sciences, European Science Foundation
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