Growing Up with Two Languages: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

Growing Up with Two Languages: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

by Una Cunningham-Andersson, Staffan Andersson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415333326

ISBN-13: 9780415333320

Pub. Date: 05/01/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Una Cunningham-Andersson and Staffan Andersson are the parents of four children who have grown up speaking English and Swedish. This book is based on their personal experiences with the trials and rewards of life with two languages. The Anderssons' experiences are

further illustrated by glimpses of life from interviews with fifty families from all around the world.

Overview

Una Cunningham-Andersson and Staffan Andersson are the parents of four children who have grown up speaking English and Swedish. This book is based on their personal experiences with the trials and rewards of life with two languages. The Anderssons' experiences are

further illustrated by glimpses of life from interviews with fifty families from all around the world. They discuss the various systems families develop and recognize that every family is unique. Filled with invaluable practical advice for parents and professionals, this book provides

guidelines on how to support children's linguistic development and enable them to gain maximum benefit from living with two languages.

comfort (Naomi S. Barron, American University)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415333320
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/01/2004
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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