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Name: Sandra  R.  Waxman
Institution: Northwestern University
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Weaving a Lexicon
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Weaving a Lexicon
Dissertation Director * of: How we learn to talk about events: Linguistic and conceptual constraints on verb learning
(Ann Bunger, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Learning About the Structure of Scales: Adverbial modification and the acquisition of the semantics of gradable adjectives
(Kristen Syrett, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Possession and Spatial Motion in the Acquisition of Ditransitives
(Joshua Viau, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: What's in the input? Frequent frames in child-directed speech offer distributional cues to grammatical categories in Spanish and English

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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