Psycholinguistics

    Language Learning and the Brain

    By Ulf Schutze

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    Every person who learns another language is faced with the challenge of processing many new words in a short period of time. Taking the reader on a fascinating journey through the brain to demonstrate how language is processed, Ulf Schutze explains the dynamic environment involved in recording and producing words.

    Assessing the Language of Young Learners

    By Gwendydd Caudwell

    Paperback Save £2.13 = £20.82

    This volume offers new insights into the assessment of the language of Young Learners YLs. YLs are defined here as being from 5 to 17 years, and are treated as three distinct subgroups: younger children 5/6 to 8/9 years, older children 8/9 to 12/13 years and teenagers 12/13 to 17...

    Word and Paradigm Morphology

    By James P. Blevins

    Paperback Save £0.72 = £25.77

    This volume discusses the general perspectives on linguistic morphology offered by word and paradigm models. James Blevins places these models in the larger context of the lineage that extends from classical grammars to current information-theoretic and discriminative learning paradigms.

    Researching Across Languages and Cultures: A guide to doing research interculturally

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    We are working within an increasingly globalised knowledge economy, where researchers collaborate in cross-cultural teams, collect data in a variety of languages and share findings for international audiences who may be unfamiliar with the cultural context. Researching across Languages and Cultures is a guide for doctoral students and other researchers...

    Second Language Acquisition: Second Language Systems

    By Neal Snape

    Paperback Save £1.83 = £31.16

    This book covers key topics in second language acquisition and bilingualism, examining different theoretical approaches and introducing key theories in the field. Real studies are examined in areas such as acquisition of morphology, syntax and phonology, and practice questions give students a chance to think critically about crucial areas.

    Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics

    By Rebecca Clift

    Paperback Save £1.57 = £24.42

    We live our lives in conversation, building families, societies and civilisations. In over seven thousand languages across the world, the basic infrastructure by which we communicate remains the same. This book introduces the methods and findings of conversation analysis, the field that has, more than any other, illuminated the mechanics...

    Deaf People and Society

    By Irene W. Leigh

    Paperback Save £3.58 = £36.41

    Deaf People and Society incorporates multiple perspectives related to the topics of psychology, education, and sociology, including the viewpoints of deaf adults themselves. In doing so, it considers the implications of what it means to be deaf or hard of hearing and how deaf adults' lives are impacted by decisions...

    Language in Children

    By Eve V. Clark

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    Language in Children provides a concise and basic introduction for students studying child language acquisition for the first time. Starting from the first sounds a child produces, this book covers all the stages a child goes through in acquiring a language. This title: Illustrates developmental stages from the recognition of...

    Who's Afraid of Multilingual Education?

    By Amir Kalan

    Hardback Save £20.03 = £69.92

    This book examines the arguments for rejecting multilingual education in Iran, as four academic experts counter these arguments with evidence that mother tongue-based education has resulted in positive outcomes in other countries. The book aims to shine a light on the debate in Iran and show how multilingual education could...

    Stimulating Student Interest in Language Learning

    By Tan Bee Tin

    Hardback Save £7.29 = £57.71

    This book explores the issues and concerns many language teachers have in not just helping able students to learn a foreign or second language but more importantly how to get reluctant learners to become interested in language learning.

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