ERIC Number: EJ573692
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Relationship Between Consciousness, Interaction, and Language Learning.
van Lier, Leo
Language Awareness, v7 n2&3 p128-43 1998
Examines the relationship between consciousness, language learning, and social interaction from an ecological perspective. Argues that consciousness and language are integral parts of the human ecology, that is, they can be defined in terms of social activity and relationships among people, as well as in terms of mental operations or cerebral processes. (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Metacommunication in Instructional Settings.