ERIC Number: EJ541189
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
A Neurobiological Model of Procedural Linguistic Skill Acquisition.
Robbins, Scarlett L.
Issues in Applied Linguistics, v3 n2 p235-65 Dec 1992
Presents a neurobiologically inspired model of one aspect of adult second language acquisition: procedural linguistic skill acquisition. Notes that the proposed model crucially involves the neural circuitry of the neocerebellum, a brain structure implicated in higher cognitive and, potentially, linguistic functions. (69 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue: Neurobiology of Language.