LINGUIST List 27.1952

Thu Apr 28 2016

Books: Linguistic Rhythm and Literacy: Thomson, Jarmulowicz (eds.)

Editor for this issue: Sara Couture <saralinguistlist.org>


Date: 08-Apr-2016
From: Karin Plijnaar <karin.plijnaarbenjamins.nl>
Subject: Linguistic Rhythm and Literacy: Thomson, Jarmulowicz (eds.)
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Title: Linguistic Rhythm and Literacy
Series Title: Trends in Language Acquisition Research 17
Published: 2016
Publisher: John Benjamins
                http://www.benjamins.com/

Book URL: https://benjamins.com/catalog/tilar.17

Editor: Jenny Thomson
Editor: Linda Jarmulowicz
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027267559 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 95.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027267559 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 143.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027267559 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 80.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027244079 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 143.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027244079 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 80.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027244079 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 9789027267559100.70
Abstract:

The intersection of sound processing, speech production, and literacy is a promising and growing area of study. This volume showcases recent empirical research exploring the association between linguistic rhythm and reading. Linguistic rhythm does not easily assume a single definition, which is part of the motivation for this volume, and subsumes constructs including suprasegmental phonology, prosody, intonation and stress. The twelve papers collected here are the product of a gathering of like-minded researchers from the disciplines of linguistics, psycholinguistics, developmental psychology, cognitive neuroscience and education. The resulting chapters cover topics including the following: developmental interactions between linguistic rhythm and reading and spelling, relationships between rhythm and dyslexia, and cross-linguistic variation in the relationship between lexical stress and orthography. This book will be of interest to researchers and graduate students in the fields of linguistics, human communication, developmental psychology, cognitive psychology and literacy.

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Language Acquisition
                            Phonology
                            Psycholinguistics

Written In: English (eng)

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