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Author Jusczyk, Peter W.

Title The discovery of spoken language / Peter W. Jusczyk
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1997]


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 W'PONDS  401.93 Jus/Dos  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Language, speech, and communication
Language, speech, and communication.
Contents Ch. 1. Surveying the Terrain -- Ch. 2. A Brief Historical Perspective on Language Acquisition Research -- Ch. 3. Early Research on Speech Perception -- Ch. 4. How Speech Perception Develops during the First Year -- Ch. 5. The Role of Memory and Attentional Processes in the Development of Speech Perception -- Ch. 6. How Attention to Sound Properties May Facilitate Learning Other Elements of Linguistic Organization -- Ch. 7. Relating Perception to Production -- Ch. 8. Wrapping Things Up -- App. Methodology Used in Studies of Infant Speech Perception
Notes "A Bradford book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-300) and indexes
Subject Language acquisition.
Speech perception in infants.
Speech perception in newborn infants.
LC no. 96029015
ISBN 0262100584 (hc)