Language And Deafness / Edition 4by Peter V. Paul
Pub. Date: 12/08/2008
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
The Fourth Edition of Language and Deafness covers language and literacy development from preschool through adolescence. Content includes the basics of language development and the relationship between language and cognition. Oral communication methods and English-like signing systems are also covered, along with linguistics/sociolinguistics of American Sign Language. Multicultural aspects, including bilingualism and second-language learning, are covered in detail.
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Table of ContentsIntroduction to Language and Deafness. Language Functions and Structures. Language Acquisition: A Brief Overview of Perspectives. Primary Language Development Perspectives and Issues. Orality: Speech, Audition, and Speechreading. Signed Systems. American Sign Language. Script Literacy: Development of Reading and Writing. Bilingualism and Second Language Learning. Language Instruction. Language Assessment. A Brief Synthesis. Index.
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