The Transition from Infancy to Language: Acquiring the Power of Expression / Edition 1

The Transition from Infancy to Language: Acquiring the Power of Expression / Edition 1

by Lois Bloom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521483794

ISBN-13: 9780521483797

Pub. Date: 01/27/1995

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this important volume, Lois Bloom brings together her original theoretical and empirical work on early lexical development. She examines the expressive power children acquire as they begin to talk and analyzes their cognitive development, affect expression, and the social context for making the transition from prelinguistic expression to the expression of

Overview

In this important volume, Lois Bloom brings together her original theoretical and empirical work on early lexical development. She examines the expressive power children acquire as they begin to talk and analyzes their cognitive development, affect expression, and the social context for making the transition from prelinguistic expression to the expression of contents of mind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521483797
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/27/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Theory and Background: 1. The power of expression; 2. Representation and expression; 3. The emergent infant; 4. The expressive infant; 5. The transition to language; Part II. From Nine Months to Two Years: 6. Translation from theory to method; 7. Developments in expression; 8. Developments in affect expression; 9. Developments in word learning; 10. Developments in cognition; 11. Meaning and expression.

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