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Title Beyond nature-nurture : essays in honor of Elizabeth Bates / edited by Michael Tomasello, Dan Isaac Slobin
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (il, 339 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction / Dan I. Slobin and Michael Tomasello -- Part I. Gestures and word learning -- 1. Gesture and the Emergence and Development of Language / Virginia Volterra [and others] -- 2. Commonality and Individual Differences in Vocabulary Growth / Philip Dale and Judith Goodman -- Part II. The competition model and connectionism -- 3. New Directions in the Competition Model / Brian MacWhinney -- 4. Cues, Constraints, and Competition in Sentence Processing / Jeffrey L. Elman, Mary Hare, and Ken McRae -- Part III. Grammar -- 5. Words and Grammar / Virginia Marchman and Donna Thai -- 6. The Competition Model : Crosslinguistic Studies of Online Processing / Antonella Devescovi and Simonetta D'Amico -- Part IV. Biology and language -- 7. Rethinking Developmental Neurobiology / Barbara L. Finlay -- 8. Bates's Emergentist Theory and its Relevance to Understanding Genotype/Phenotype Relations / Annette Karmiloff-Smith -- 9. Language and the Brain / Frederic Dick [and others] -- Part V. Language processing -- 10. The Lexicon, Grammar, and the Past Tense : Dissociation Revisited / William D. Marslen-Wilson and Lorraine K. Tyler -- 11. Perceptual and Attentional Factors in Language Comprehension : A Domain-General Approach / Jennifer Aydelott, Maria Kutas, and Kara D. Federmeier -- Addendum : About Liz / Jennifer Aydelott
Summary These essays should appeal to international scholars in the fields of developmental psycholinguistics, cognitive science, crosslinguistic research, and both child and adult language disorders. It is an overview of many areas of cognitive science, and will be of classroom use at the graduate level in course seminars in any of these topics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Bates, Elizabeth
Bates, Elizabeth, -2003
Bates, Elizabeth.
Cognition and culture
Communication and culture
Language acquisition
Language and culture
Nature and nurture
Cognition and culture.
Communication and culture.
Language acquisition.
Language and culture.
Nature and nurture.
Cognition and culture.
Communication and culture.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Psycholinguistics.
Language acquisition.
Language and culture.
Nature and nurture.
Form Electronic book
Author Bates, Elizabeth
Slobin, Dan Isaac, 1939-
Tomasello, Michael.
ISBN 0805850279