ERIC Number: EJ472674
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Narrative Discourse in Children with Language Disorders and Children with Normal Language: A Critical Review of the Literature.
Liles, Betty Z.
Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, v36 n5 p868-82 Oct 1993
This review of the literature on narrative discourse in children with language disorders describes theoretical perspectives on narrative use; surveys researchers' rationales for the investigation of narrative ability, including the pragmatic nature of narrative use and narrative ability as an index of language development; discusses methodological issues relevant to narrative research; and discusses future research needs. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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