ERIC Number: EJ281058
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
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The Ontogenesis of Agent: Linguistic Expression.
Olswang, Lesley Barrett; Carpenter, Robert L.
Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, v25 n2 p306-14 Jun 1982
Some of the findings of a longitudinal study of three infants between their 11th and 22nd months to document development of linguistic expression of the agent concept indicated that first vocalizations were inconsistently associated with nonverbal agentive behaviors and later mature utterances coded agent-action-recipient events. (MC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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