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  • Reading in a Second Language

    Cognitive and Psycholinguistic Perspectives

    By Xi Chen, Vedran Dronjic, Rena Helms-Park

    Reading in a Second Language offers a comprehensive survey of the phenomenon and process of reading in a second language, with graduate and upper-level undergraduate students in second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, and applied psychology as its primary audience. The book explores reading…

    Paperback – 2015-12-04 

  • Reception and Response

    Hearer Creativity and the Analysis of Spoken and Written Texts

    Edited by Graham McGregor, R. S. White

    Originally published in 1990. Each of the 12 chapters in this book build upon an approach to the analysis of spoken and written texts that is centred upon the recipient rather than the producer, for the abilities of listeners and readers deserve much attention. This book should be of interest to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04 
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Principles of Clinical Phonology

    Theoretical Approaches

    By Martin J. Ball

    Those working on the description of disordered speech are bound to be also involved with clinical phonology to some extent. This is because interpreting the speech signal is only the first step to an analysis. Describing the organization and function of a speech system is the next step. However, it…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02 
    Psychology Press
    Language and Speech Disorders

  • Processing East Asian Languages

    A Special Issue of Language And Cognitive Processes

    By Hsuan-Chih Chen, Xiaolin Zhou

    In recent years, there has been an upsurge of interest in the processing of major East Asian languages such as Chinese, Japanese and Korean. These languages, due to their salient differences in structure from European languages, provide challenging opportunities to explore both language-specific…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press

  • Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition

    Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous

    Edited by Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla

    This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,…

    Hardback – 2015-05-29
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • The Neurolinguistics of Bilingualism

    An Introduction

    By Franco Fabbro

    This book introduces the reader to both neurolinguistics per se and the neuropsychological aspects of bilingualism. Neurolinguistics may roughly be defined as a subset of neuropsychology, namely the study of the representation and processing of language in the brain. To this effect, the first…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Psychology Press

  • Explorations in Maximizing Syntactic Minimization

    By Samuel D. Epstein, Hisatsugu Kitahara, T. Daniel Seely

    This volume presents a series of papers written by Epstein, Kitahara and Seely, each of which explores fundamental linguistic questions and analytical mechanisms proposed in recent minimalist work, specifically concerning recent analyses by Noam Chomsky. The collection includes eight papers by…

    Hardback – 2015-04-21
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Metonymy and Language

    A New Theory of Linguistic Processing

    By Charles Denroche

    Metonymy and Language presents a new theory of language and communication in which the central focus is on the concept of metonymy, the recognition of partial matches and overlaps. Through the use of original data sets and rigorous primary research, Denroche characterizes metonymy as key to…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Cognitive Neuroscience of Language

    By David Kemmerer

    Language is one of our most precious and uniquely human capacities, so it is not surprising that research on its neural substrates has been advancing quite rapidly in recent years. Until now, however, there has not been a single introductory textbook that focuses specifically on this topic.…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Psychology Press

  • Literary Pragmatics (Routledge Revivals)

    By Roger D. Sell

    Up until the mid-1980s most pragmatic analysis had been done on spoken language use, considerably less on written use, and very little at all on literary activity. This has now radically changed. ‘Pragmatics’ could be informally defined as the study of relationships between language and its users.…

    Hardback – 2014-11-13
    Routledge Revivals

  • Landmarks in Literacy

    The Selected Works of Frank Smith

    By Frank Smith

    Frank Smith is internationally acclaimed as an essential contributor to research on the nature of reading and as an originator of the modern psycholinguistic approach to reading instruction. In his publications his aim has always been to support teachers, to encourage them to make teaching…

    Hardback – 2014-11-07
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Unusual Productions in Phonology

    Universals and Language-Specific Considerations

    Edited by Mehmet Yavas

    The universalist view that acquisition of phonology is guided by universal principles has been the dominant position for decades.  More recently, an alternative view has brought into focus the relationship between developmental markedness and language-specific input frequencies.  With…

    Paperback – 2014-11-05
    Psychology Press
    Language and Speech Disorders

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