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The Psycholinguistics of Bilingualism free pdf 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 currently employed in the field, including observation, experimentation, verbal and computational modelling, and brain imaging * Examines spoken and written language processing, simultaneous and successive language acquisition, bilingual memory and cognitive effects, and neurolinguistic and neuro-computational models of the bilingual brain * Written in an accessible style by two of the field's leading researchers, together with contributions from internationally-renowned scholars * Featuring chapter-by-chapter research questions, this is an essential resource for those seeking insights into the bilingual mind and our current knowledge of the cognitive basis of bilingualism

About Francois Grosjean

Francois Grosjean is Professor Emeritus ofPsycholinguistics at Neuchatel University, Switzerland. Hismany publications on bilingualism include three books: Life with Two Languages: An Introduction to Bilingualism(1982), Studying Bilinguals (2008), and Bilingual: Lifeand Reality (2010). The latter was selected as a ChoiceOutstanding Academic Title. He is a Founding Editor of the journal Bilingualism: Language and Cognition and was its firstCoordinating Editor.

Ping Li is Professor of Psychology, Linguistics, andInformation Sciences and Technology at Pennsylvania StateUniversity. His books include The Handbook of East AsianPsycholinguistics: Volume 1, Chinese (co-edited with L-H. Tan,E. Bates, and O. Tzeng, 2006), and The Expression of Time(co-edited with W. Klein, 2009). He is Editor of the journalBilingualism: Language and Cognition, and is on theEditorial Board of four other prominent journals.

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Author : Francois Grosjean
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 14 December 2012
ISBN : 1444332791
EAN : 9781444332797
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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