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Name: Matthew  T.  Carlson
Institution: University of Texas at El Paso
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State and/or Country: TX
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Language Acquisition
Selected Publications: Carlson, M. T. & Gerfen, C. (2011). Spanish diphthongizing stems: productivity, processing, and the shaping of the lexicon. The Mental Lexicon 6(3), 351-373.

Carlson, M. T. & Gerfen, C. (2011). Productivity is the key: morphophonology and the riddle of alternating diphthongs in Spanish. Language 87(3), 510-538.

Carlson, M. T., Bane, M., and Sonderegger, M. (2011). Global properties of the phonological networks in child and child-directed speech. in N. Danis, K. Mesh, & H. Sung (Eds.) Proceedings of the 35th Boston University Conference on Language Development (pp. 97-109). Vol. 1. Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.

Carlson, M. T. (2006). The development of fine-grained phonological knowledge in adult second language learners of Spanish. The Southwest Journal of Linguistics. 25(2), 75-105.

Hall, J. K., Cheng, A., and Carlson, M. T. (2006). Reconceptualizing multicompetence as a theory of language knowledge. Applied Linguistics 27(2), 220-240.

Carlson, M. T. (2004). A critical look at the construction of power between Applied Linguistics and Critical Applied Linguistics. International Journal of Applied Linguistics. 14(2), 167-184.

Carlson, M. T. (2003). Preverbal elements in non-agentive Spanish predicates: Theta roles, case, and control. in P. Kempchinsky and C.-E. PiƱeros (Eds.) Theory, Practice, and Acquisition: Papers from the 6th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium and the 5th Conference on the Acquisition of Spanish and Portuguese (pp. 121-139). Somerville, MA: Cascadilla Press.
Courses Taught: Intro. to Linguistics
Phonology and Phonetics of Spanish
Research Methods in Second Language Acquisition
Advanced Statistics
General Experimental Psychology
Dissertation Abstract: The Acquisition of Probabilistic Patterns in Spanish Phonology by Adult Second Language Learners
Reviewer of: Phonology/Morphology/Hispanic Ling: Eddington (2004) (LL Issue 16.1457)
A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish (Applied Linguistics) (LL Issue 17.1962)
Language Development and Age (LL Issue 19.2335)
Review: Phonology and Phonetics: Keating, Beckman & Kingston 2006 (LL Issue 19.298)
The Bilingual Mental Lexicon: Interdisciplinary Approaches (LL Issue 20.4313)

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