ERIC Number: ED068948
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Publication Date: 1972
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Language Development: The Key to Learning.
Jones, Morris Val, Ed.
Ways in which young children can and do develop language ability are discussed by experts in this collection of papers written by speech and language professionals. This book is designed to help educators and allied professionals guide children through the process of language acquisition in their early language forming years. Practical information concerns speech and language development, reading readiness, beginning reading instruction, language problems of the culturally deprived, and diagnosis of speech and learning problems. Appendices include abstracts of other papers related to language development, additional data on the effects of psycholinguistics and its implication for speech pathologists, case studies of children with speech problems, and a bibliography for the speech and language clinician. (RS)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Bibliographies, Language, Language Ability, Language Acquisition, Language Proficiency, Language Skills, Preschool Children, Psycholinguistics, Publications, Reading Readiness, Speech, Speech Communication, Speech Education, Speech Handicaps, Speech Therapy, Therapists, Young Children
Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 301-327 East Lawrence Avenue, Springfield, Ill. 62703 ($11.75)
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