ERIC Number: EJ506750
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Language Development in African American English Child Speech.
Wyatt, Toya A.
Linguistics and Education, v7 n1 p7-22 1995
Provides an overview of current research on grammatical, phonological, semantic, and pragmatic development in African American English child language, as opposed to adult or adolescent language, and discusses the implications of these findings for professionals involved in second-dialect instruction, speech-language assessment, or intervention programs. Methodological issues of the investigation of African American child language concerns are addressed. (49 references) (Author/NAV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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