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Title: The Role of Formal Features in Second Language Acquisition
Edited By: Juana Muñoz Liceras
Helmut Zobl
Helen Goodluck
URL: http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415882187/
Series Title: Second Language Acquisition Research Series
Description:

Now in Paperback.

Using Chomsky's minimalist program as a framework, this volume explores the
role of formal (or functional) features in current descriptions and
accounts of language acquisition. In engaging, up-to-date articles,
distinguished experts examine the role of features in current versions of
generative grammar and in learnability theory as it relates to native,
non-native, and impaired acquisition.

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Language Acquisition
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415882187
Pages: 576
Prices: U.K. £ 27.99
U.S. $ 43.95