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Author Lesser, Ruth.

Title Linguistics and aphasia : psycholinguistic and pragmatic aspects of intervention / Ruth Lesser, Lesley Milroy
Published London ; New York : Longman, 1993


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.8552 Les/Laa  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 377 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Language in social life series
Language in social life series.
Contents Part 1 The background. Introduction -- Aphasia: the clinical background. -- Part 2 Models and methods. Applying linguistics in aphasia research and therapy -- Psycholinguistic models: lexical processing -- Psycholinguistic models: sentence processing -- Pragmatics: theoretical issues -- Coherence in discourse -- The structure of conversation -- Conversation as a collaborative achievement: some conversational management procedures -- Part 3 Implications and applications -- Applying psycholinguistics to intervention: some preliminary considerations -- Applying psycholinguistics to intervention: some clinical studies -- Applying pragmatics in intervention -- Contrast and complement: some concluding remarks
Analysis Aphasia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [341]-367) and indexes
Subject Aphasia.
Author Milroy, Lesley.
LC no. 92011601
ISBN 0582022215