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Title Communication disorders in Spanish speakers : theoretical, research and clinical aspects / edited by José G. Centeno, Raquel T. Anderson and Loraine K. Obler
Published Clevedon ; Buffalo : Multilingual Matters, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 310 pages) : illustrations
Series Communication disorders across languages
Communication disorders across languages.
Contents Contrastive analysis between Spanish and English / Raquel T. Anderson and José G. Centeno -- English language learners: literacy and biliteracy considerations / Hortencia Kayser and José G. Centeno -- Bilingual development and communication: implications for clinical language studies / José G. Centeno -- Neurolinguistic aspects of bilingualism / Martin R. Gitterman and Hia Datta -- Sociocultural, societal, and psychological aspects of bilingualism: variables, interactions, and therapeutic implications in speech-language pathology / Alizah Z. Brozgold and José G. Centeno -- Cross-linguistic research: the convergence of monolingual and bilingual data / Raquel T. Anderson -- The cognitive neuropsychology of language disorders among Spanish speakers / Brendan Stuart Weekes -- Ethical and methodological considerations in clinical communication research with Hispanic populations / José G. Centeno and Willard Gingerich -- Exploring the grammar of Spanish-speaking children with specific language impairment / Raquel T. Anderson -- Language elicitation and analysis as a research and clinical tool for Latino children / María Adelaida Restrepo and Anny Patricia Castilla -- Utterance length measures for Spanish-speaking toddlers: the morpheme versus word issue revisited / Donna Jackson-Maldonado and Barbara T. Conboy -- Lexical skills in young children learning a second language: methods, results, and clinical applications / Kathryn Kohnert and Pui Fong Kan -- Measuring phonological skills in bilingual children: methodology and clinical applications / Brian A. Goldstein -- Prepositional processing in Spanish speakers with aphasia: the role of semantic value and amount of contextual information / Belinda A. Reyes -- Cohesion in the conversational samples of Broca's aphasic individuals: theoretical and clinical implications / Lourdes G. Pietrosemoli -- Language switching in the context of Spanish-English bilingual aphasia / Ana Inés Ansaldo and Karine Marcotte -- Description and detection of acquired dyslexia and dysgraphia in Spanish / I. Carolina Iribarren -- Cross-linguistic aspects of dyslexia in Spanish-English bilinguals / Elizabeth Ijalba and Loraine K. Obler -- Neuropsychological profile of adult illiterates and the development and application of a neuropsychological program for learning to read / Feggy Ostrosky-Solís [and others] -- Phonetic descriptions of speech production in bilingual speakers: empirical evidence and clinical considerations / Fredericka Bell-Berti -- Epilogue / Loraine K. Obler
Summary Provides both students and professionals in speech-language pathology multidisciplinary bases to implement clinical services with Spanish speakers. This book offers theoretical and empirical grounds to develop evidence-based clinical procedures for monolingual Spanish and bilingual Spanish-English children and adults with communication disorders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bilingualism in children -- United States.
Bilingualism -- Physiological aspects.
Bilingualism -- United States.
Communicative disorders in children -- Treatment -- United States.
Communicative disorders -- Treatment -- United States.
English language -- Acquisition.
Hispanic American children -- Language.
Hispanic Americans -- Language.
Spanish language -- Acquisition.
Communication Disorders -- ethnology.
Hispanic Americans.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Anderson, Raquel Teresa.
Centeno, José G.
Obler, Loraine K.
LC no. 2007006872
ISBN (paperback; alk. paper)
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