ERIC Number: EJ261683
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Communicative Uses of the Early Speech of Nondelayed and Down Syndrome Children.
Owens, Robert E., Jr.; MacDonald, James D.
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v86 n5 p503-10 Mar 1982
A reliable clinical taxonomy of illocutionary acts for young language learning children was determined and the distributions of those illocutionary acts in naturalistic play situations with 12 Down syndrome and nondelayed children (20 to 89 months) and their mothers were examined. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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