ERIC Number: EJ464189
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Psychological Reality of the Subset Principle: Evidence from the Governing Categories.
Berent, Gerald P.; Samar, Vincent J.
Language, v66 n4 p714-41 Dec 1990
This study presents evidence for the psychological reality of the Subset Principle as a determinant of the acquisition of Governing Category Parameter settings for English anaphors and pronominals. Prelingual deafness was used as a natural experiment in the acquisition of English in the presence of variably impaired access to English language data. (43 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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