1st Edition

Psycholinguistics: The Key Concepts

By John Field Copyright 2004
    392 Pages
    by Routledge

    386 Pages
    by Routledge

    Psycholinguistics is an authoritative, wide-ranging and up-to-date A to Z guide to this important field. Cross-referenced, with suggestions for further reading and a full index, this book is a highly accessible introduction to the main terms and concepts in psycholinguistics. Psycholinguistics offers over 170 entries covering the key areas:

    • psychological processes
    • first language acquisition
    • the nature of language
    • brain and language
    • language disorders.

    This comprehensive guide is an essential resource for all students of English language, linguistics and psychology.


    John Field

    'Psycholinguistics: The Key Concepts is indeed a valuable resource book, that lives up to its promise to put psycholinguistics within the grasp of novices. ' – Linguist List