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Title: Statistical Learning and Language Acquisition
Edited By: Patrick Rebuschat
John N. Williams
Series Title: Studies in Second and Foreign Language Education [SSFLE] 1

This volume brings together contributors from cognitive psychology, theoretical and applied linguistics, as well as computer science, in order to assess the progress made in statistical learning research and to determine future directions. An important objective is to critically examine the role of statistical learning in language acquisition. While most contributors agree that statistical learning plays a central role in language acquisition, they have differing views. This book will promote the development of the field by fostering discussion and collaborations across disciplinary boundaries.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Cognitive Science
Language Acquisition
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9781934078235
Pages: 511
Prices: Europe EURO 69.95

Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9781934078242
Pages: 511
Prices: Europe EURO 69.95