6 edition of An Introduction to Bilingualism found in the catalog.
January 7, 2008
by Lawrence Erlbaum
|Contributions||Jeanette Altarriba (Editor), Roberto R. Heredia (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||408|
bilingualism, ability to use two languages. Fluency in a second language requires skills in listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing, although in practice some of those skills are often considerably less developed than others. Few bilinguals are equally proficient in both languages. Jeanette Altarriba and Roberto R. Heredia. We take great joy and honor in presenting AnIntroduction to Bilingualism: Principles and Processes to students, teachers of bilingualism, and the scientific community. This volume is intended for use in undergraduate courses and undergraduate seminars such as The Psychology of Bilingualism and Second Language Acquisition, as well as graduate courses.
The Psycholinguistics of Bilingualism presents a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of bilingualism, covering language processing, language acquisition, cognition and the bilingual brain. This thorough introduction to the psycholinguistics of bilingualism is accessible to non-specialists with little previous exposure to the field Introduces students to the methodological approaches. Between Grosjean's first book on bilingualism, Life with two languages (), and his new book, Bilingual: Life and reality, the professional study of bilinguals by linguists and psychologists.
Introduction to Bilingualism. Introduction to Bilingualism book. Introduction to Bilingualism. Introduction. Bilingualism - a natural phenomenon To what extent can we ever speak, within a European context, of communities or languages which have developed in isolation, without contact with other peoples, cultures and languages?. An Introduction to Bilingualism provides a comprehensive review of the most important aspects of individual and societal bilingualism, examining both theoretcial and practical issues.. At the level of the individual, it addresses such questios as: What is involved in the study of bilingual children?Brand: Taylor And Francis.
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The book is geared toward understanding bilingualism as practiced in a wide range of groups. For me, there was not enough focus on Spanish-English bilingualism, or indigenous language-English bilingualism, and the chapter on code-switching was not very by: as the title promises, it's an introduction, and it seems to be to be a pretty thorough one.
the first half is about individual bilingualism, which is what was mainly of interest to me when selecting the book (since i'm planning on raising a bilingual). the second half is about bilingualism at a societal level, and that turns out to be pretty interesting too.4/5.
: An Introduction to Bilingualism: Principles and Processes (): Altarriba, Jeanette, Heredia, Roberto R.: Books/5(5). This important text provides a general overview of the methods and theories used in the broad domain of bilingualism. The unique interdisciplinary approach, which is reflected in the various topics covered, gives students a global picture of the field.
Topics range from early childhood intellectual development to educational and social-cognitive challenges to the maturing bilingual brain.
An Introduction to Bilingualism provides a comprehensive review of the most important aspects of individual and societal bilingualism, examining both theoretcial and practical the level of the individual, it addresses such questios as: What is involved in the study of Author: Charlotte Hoffmann.
This paper on bilingualism defines the concept and its usage throughout the world. The various dichotomies that have evolved in the study of bilingualism are described: compound and coordinate, simultaneous and successive, additive and subtractive, and elite and folk.
Balanced bilingualism, usually referring to an individual who has roughly equal ability in both languages, is also by: 4. An Introduction to Bilingualism provides a comprehensive review of the most important aspects of individual and societal bilingualism, examining both theoretcial and practical issues.
At the level of the individual, it addresses such questios as: What is involved in the study of bilingual children?Cited by: Books shelved as bilingualism: The Bilingual Edge: Why, When, and How to Teach Your Child a Second Language by Kendall King, 7 Steps to Raising a Bilingu.
Book Description. The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects – from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications – forms the cornerstone of the 2 nd edition of this work. The chapters cover the latest advancements in the domains of psycholinguistics, neuroscience, creativity, and executive functioning.
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Hourly Update. 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.
'This book is a good introduction to the study of neuropsychology and neurolinguistics of bilingualism, and will be of particular interest to researchers and students in the fields of linguistics, neurolinguistics, aphasiology, language therapy, speech pathology, and, in general, to all those who want to become more knowledgeable about the.
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FREE Author: Jeanette Altarriba. In this book we propose to look at ‘trilingualism’ (the use of three languages) and multilingualism (the use of more than two languages) as distinct from bilingualism because we feel that the subject merits separate treatment, both when looking at individuals who acquire and use three (or more) languages and when taking a wider.
: Introduction to Bilingualism (Longman Linguistics Library) () by Hoffmann, Charlotte and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(37). The book provides an overview of the major issues in the field from the teacher’s perspective, equipping teachers with theoretical underpinnings related to language education, and inviting reflection on individual choices in promoting bi- and multilingualism.
'This book is a good introduction to the study of neuropsychology and neurolinguistics of bilingualism, and will be of particular interest to researchers and students in the fields of linguistics, neurolinguistics, aphasiology, language therapy, speech pathology, and, in general, to all those who want to become more knowledgeable about the Price Range: $ - $ Life with Two Languages is the first book to provide a complete and authoritative look at the nature of the bilingual experience.
François Grosjean, himself a bilingual, covers the topic from each of its many angles in order to provide a balanced introduction to this fascinating phenomenon. Get this from a library. An introduction to bilingualism. [Charlotte Hoffmann] -- The aim of this book is to discuss aspects and concepts of individual and societal bilingualism in an attempt to convey the complexity of some of the issues involved and of the state of present.
An Introduction to Bilingualism provides a comprehensive review of the most important aspects of individual and societal bilingualism, examining both theoretcial and practical issues.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: XIV, Seiten. Contents: Part 1 Psycholinguistic aspects of bilingualism: individual bilingualism - societal and individual bilingualism, describing bilingualism, semilingualism; the study of bilingual children - early and late bilingualism, how does the child become bilingual?, types of.
Introduction to Bilingualism by Charlotte Hoffmann,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(43).