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Journal Title: Annual Review of Applied Linguistics
Volume/Issue:   28/1
Date: 2008
Table of Contents: Language and Parkinson's Disease
by Laura Ray
pp 113-127

Neurobiological Underpinnings of Language in Autism Spectrum Disorders
by Inge-Marie Eigsti, Jillian M. Schuh
pp 128-149

Language, Autism, and Childhood: An Ethnographic Perspective
by Olga Solomon
pp 150-169

Speech, Language, and Communication in Tourette's Syndrome
by Larry Burd, Trent Christensen, Jacob Kerbeshian
pp 170-190

Language and Williams Syndrome
by Ching-fen Hsu, Annette Karmiloff-Smith
pp 191-204

Bilingual Aphasia: Adapted Language Networks and Their Control
by David W Green
pp 25-48

Images of the Multilingual Brain: The Effect of Age of Second Language Acquisition
by Elise Wattendorf, Julia Festman
pp 3-24

Social Psychological Aspects of Communication and Aging
by Marie Y. Savundranayagam, Ellen Bouchard Ryan
pp 51-72

Language and Dementia: Neuropsychological Aspects
by Daniel Kempler, Mira Goral
pp 73-90

Language and Dementia: Sociolinguistic Aspects
by Heidi E Hamilton
pp 91-110

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Psycholinguistics
Semantics
Sociolinguistics
Neurolinguistics
 
LL Issue: 19.3634