Predicting Language Outcomes for Young Prelinguistic Children With Developmental Delay
- Infrahumanization in Communication: Linguistic Denial of Human Emotions in the Abortion Debate. Merola, Nicholas; McGlone, Matthew // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2009, p1
Infrahumanization occurs when certain "human" emotions are attributed to ingroups but not outgroups, thereby portraying outgroup members as less than human. This phenomenon is well documented as a psychological process, but has not been investigated in communication. This study examines the...
- THE MEANING IN WORDS. Perry, Bruce D. // Scholastic News -- Edition 1 (Teacher's Edition);Jan2001, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p4
Provides information on word meaning and language development of children.
- Distributional Characteristics of VOT in Children's Voiceless Aspirated Stops and Interpretation of Developmental Trends. Koenig, Laura L. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct2001, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p1058
Numerous researchers have measured voice onset time (VOT) in children. Authors attempting to trace developmental trends in consonant voicing have frequently framed their hypotheses in terms of how children's VOT means and/or standard deviations compare to adult norms. However, data from previous...
- Editorial. Miller, C.; Wright, J.A. // Child Language Teaching & Therapy;Feb2000, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p1
Editorial. Celebrates the appointment of new editors of the 'Child Language Teaching and Therapy' journal effective on its February 2000 issue. Mission of the journal; Contributions of previous editors to the journal.
- Word Detection in Sung and Spoken Sentences in Children With Typical Language Development or With Specific Language Impairment. Planchou, Clément; Clément, Sylvain; Béland, Renée; Cason, Nia; Motte, Jacques; Samson, Séverine // Advances in Cognitive Psychology;2015, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p118
Background: Previous studies have reported that children score better in language tasks using sung rather than spoken stimuli. We examined word detection ease in sung and spoken sentences that were equated for phoneme duration and pitch variations in children aged 7 to 12 years with typical...
- The "Who" and "Where" of Events: Infants' Processing of Figures and Grounds in Nonlinguistic Events. Göksun-Yörük, Tilbe // Japanese Language & Literature;2011, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p446
An abstract of the article "The "Who" and "Where" of Events: Infants' Processing of Figures and Grounds in Nonlinguistic Events" by Tilbe GÃ¶ksun-YÃ¶rÃ¼k is presented.
- Phrase-final syllable lengthening and intonation in early child speech. Snow, David // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Aug94, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p831
Describes the development of phrase-final prosodic patterns in English-speaking children. Examination of fall in fundamental frequency of voice in the final syllables of statements; Test of relationship between intonation and syllable timing; Emergence of a pattern of final lengthening toward...
- A Prominence Account of Syllable Reduction in Early Speech Development: The Child's Prosodic... Snow, David // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct1998, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p1171
Presents an alternative explanation based on the notion of relative prosodic prominence. Prominence and boundary features; Construction of the prominence scale; Discussion on stress/accent system; Prominence scale testing.
- A Hundred Ways of Listening. Clark, Alison // YC: Young Children;May2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p76
The article presents information on a study, which was done on the listening response to young children's perspectives by using the Mosaic approach. The approach involves knowing the view of the young children, which showed that the children are skillful communicators and meaning maker,...