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LINGUIST List 16.3613

Mon Dec 19 2005

Books: Applied Ling/Discourse Analysis: Ravid, Shyldkrot

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        1.    Jasper de Vaal, Perspectives on Language and Language Development: Ravid, Shyldkrot (Eds)


Message 1: Perspectives on Language and Language Development: Ravid, Shyldkrot (Eds)
Date: 24-Aug-2005
From: Jasper de Vaal <jasper.devaalspringer-sbm.com>
Subject: Perspectives on Language and Language Development: Ravid, Shyldkrot (Eds)


Title: Perspectives on Language and Language Development
Subtitle: Essays in honor of Ruth A. Berman
Published: 2005
Publisher: Springer
                http://www.springeronline.com

Editor: Dorit Diskin Ravid, University of Tel Aviv, Israel
Editor: Hava Bat-Zeev Shyldkrot, University of Tel Aviv, Israel
Hardback: ISBN: 1402079036 Pages: 512 Price: Europe EURO 155.00
Hardback: ISBN: 1402079036 Pages: 512 Price: U.S. $ 179.00
Hardback: ISBN: 1402079036 Pages: 512 Price: U.K. £ 107.00
Abstract:

Perspectives on Language and Language Development brings together new
perspectives on language, discourse and language development in 31 chapters
by leading scholars from several countries with diverging backgrounds and
disciplines. It is a comprehensive overview of language as a rich,
multifaceted system, inspired by the lifework of Ruth A. Berman. Edited by
Dorit Ravid and Hava Bat-Zeev Shyldkrot, both from Tel Aviv University,
Israel, the book offers state-of-the-art portrayals of linguistic and
psycholinguistic phenomena with new insights on the interrelations of
language structure, discourse theory, and the development of language and
literacy. The volume presents innovative investigations on the interface of
language and narrative in a broad range of languages, with a section
devoted to linguistic studies of Modern Hebrew. It traces the development
of language and literacy from early childhood through adolescence to
maturity in spoken and written contexts, and in monolingual as well as
multilingual perspectives.

Linguists, psycholinguists, discourse scholars, cognitive psychologists,
language teachers, education experts, and clinicians working in the field
of language and discourse will find this book extremely useful both as a
textbook and as a source of information.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Discourse Analysis
                            Psycholinguistics

Subject Language(s): Hebrew (heb)

Written In: English (eng )

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