Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more



Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:

$34168

Still Needed:

$40832

Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington


Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info


New from Oxford University Press!

ad

What is English? And Why Should We Care?

By: Tim William Machan

To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.


New from Cambridge University Press!

ad

Medical Writing in Early Modern English

Edited by Irma Taavitsainen and Paivi Pahta

This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.


Book Information

   

Title: Communication Disorders in Spanish Speakers
Subtitle: Theoretical, Research and Clinical Aspects
Edited By: Jose G. Centeno
Raquel T. Anderson
Loraine K. Obler
URL: http://www.multilingual-matters.com/multi/display.asp?isb=9781853599712
Series Title: Communication Disorders across Languages
Description:

This volume provides both students and licensed professionals in
speech-language pathology much-needed multidisciplinary bases to provide
clinical services to Spanish speakers. It links empirical and theoretical
bases to evidence-based practices for child and adult Spanish users.
Researchers and practitioners from Speech-Language Pathology,
Neurolinguistics, Neuropsychology, Education, and Clinical Psychology
provide theoretical and empirical grounds to develop evidence-based clinical
procedures for monolingual Spanish and bilingual Spanish-English children
and adults with communication disorders.

Publication Year: 2007
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
Review: Not available for review. If you would like to review a book on The LINGUIST List, please login to view the AFR list.
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Psycholinguistics
Subject Language(s): Spanish
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853599727
ISBN-13: 9781853599729
Pages: 272
Prices: U.S. $ 119.95
U.K. £ 59.95

 
 
Format: Paperback
ISBN:
ISBN-13: 9781853599712
Pages: 272
Prices: U.K. £ 24.95
U.S. $ 49.95