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Title: Special Edition on Developmental Paths in Phonological Acquisition
Edited By: Marina Tzakosta
Clara C. Levelt
Jeroen van de Weijer
Series Title: Leiden Papers in Linguistics

We are proud to announce volume 2.1 of the Leiden Papers in Linguistics, a
special edition on Developmental Paths in Phonological Acquisition:

Table of Contents
Fredrik Karlsson & Kirk P.H. Sullivan (Umeå University): /sP/ consonant
clusters in Swedish: Acoustic measurements of phonological development. 1-12.

Lambrini Kateri, Anthi Revithiadou & Spyridoula Varlokosta: (University of
the Aegean): Continuity vs. Multiple Grammars: A case study from Greek SLI.

Haruko Miyakoda (University of Tokyo TUAT): The prosodic structure in
Japanese acquisition. 39-51.

Kuniya Nasukawa (Tohoku Gakuin University): Melodic complexity in infant
language development. 53-70.

Raquel Santos (University of São Paulo): Strategies for the acquisition of
word stress in Brazilian Portuguese. 71-91.

Ellen Simon (University of Gent): The acquisition of the English voice
contrast by native speakers of vernacular Belgian Dutch. A comparison
between East- and West-Flemish speakers. 93-115.

Isao Ueda & Stuart Davis (Osaka University of Foreign Studies & Indiana
University): Developmental paths in the acquisition of the Japanese liquid:
An Optimality-Theoretic perspective. 117-135.

Teresa Vanderweide (Mount Royal College and University of Calgary): The
acquisition of manner in prevocalic sequences in L1: A cue is a cue. 137-161.

Yasemin Yildiz (University of Essex): The structure of initial
/s/-clusters: Evidence from L1 and L2 language acquisition 163-187.

Natalia Zharkova (Queen Margaret University College): Strategies in the
acquisition of segments and syllables in Russian-speaking children. 189-213.

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The editors

Boban Arsenijević
Noureddine Elouazizi
Frank Landsbergen
Martin Salzmann

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics
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Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): Dutch
Greek, Modern
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