Language and Deafness / Edition 2

Language and Deafness / Edition 2

by Peter V. Paul, Stephen P. Quigley
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 1565931084

ISBN-13: 9781565931084

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Graduate students, instructors, and researchers will discover the latest information on the unique aspects of language acquisition for youngsters who are deaf or have serious hearing impairment in this balanced, comprehensive edition. Language and literacy development from preschool through puberty presented in a coherent framework of learned thought. Content

Overview

Graduate students, instructors, and researchers will discover the latest information on the unique aspects of language acquisition for youngsters who are deaf or have serious hearing impairment in this balanced, comprehensive edition. Language and literacy development from preschool through puberty presented in a coherent framework of learned thought. Content includes the basics of language development and the relationship between language and cognition. Oral communication methods and English-like signing systems are covered, along with linguistics/sociolinguistics of American Sign Language. Development of reading and writing skills is accessibly presented. Multicultural aspects, including bilingualism and second-language learning, are detailed.
TEXTBOOK

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565931084
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
374
Product dimensions:
6.68(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Overview of Language and Deafness. Language Acquisition: Metatheories, Theories, and Research. Language and Thought. Primary Language Development. Reading and Writing. Bilingualism and Second-Language Learning. Language Instruction. Language Assessment. Conclusion. Appendix. Topics and Questions. References. Index.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >