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ERIC Number: EJ550696
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0026-7902
Some Words in Defense of the Psycholinguistic Approach: A Response to Firth and Wagner.
Poulisse, Nanda
Modern Language Journal, v81 n3 p324-28 Fall 1997
Responds to some of the arguments in Firth and Wagner's (F&W's) article appearing in this issue. Argues that whether one uses a psychological or sociological paradigm, it makes sense to follow the practice of assigning preference to experimental rather than naturalistic settings and agrees with F&W that other factors besides one's proficiency in the language determine one's linguistic behavior. (10 references) (CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Note: For related article, see FL 527 334.