Language And Deafness / Edition 4

Language And Deafness / Edition 4

by Peter V. Paul
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763751049

ISBN-13: 9780763751043

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.…  See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763751043
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
12/08/2008
Edition description:
4E
Pages:
566
Sales rank:
643,698
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction to Language and Deafness 1

Ch. 2 The Structure and Function of Language 29

Ch. 3 Language Acquisition: Perspectives, Development, and Relation to Thought 71

Ch. 4 The Development of Oral English 119

Ch. 5 Sign Systems 165

Ch. 6 American Sign Language and the Development of English 213

Ch. 7 Reading 267

Ch. 8 Writing 321

Ch. 9 Literate Thought 359

Ch. 10 Language Instruction 393

Ch. 11 Language Assessment 433

Ch. 12 Epilogue 481

App. A Comprehension and Challenge Questions 487

App. B Glossary of Terms Related to Literacy 513

References 519

Index 551

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