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ERIC Number: EJ541192
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-1050-4273
Connectionism: Explanation or Implementation?
Fantuzzi, Cheryl
Issues in Applied Linguistics, v3 n2 p319-40 Dec 1992
Discusses the role connectionism plays in the development of cognitive theories and in the explanation of linguistic phenomena inherent in second language acquisition (SLA). Presents a critical look at some existing connectionist models of language functions with a focus on the need for a general cognitive model of SLA that integrates research in several fields. (58 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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