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Download e-book for iPad: Beyond Nature-Nurture: Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Bates by Michael Tomasello,Dan Isaac Slobin

By Michael Tomasello,Dan Isaac Slobin

ISBN-10: 0805850279

ISBN-13: 9780805850277

ISBN-10: 1138003999

ISBN-13: 9781138003996

Beyond Nature-Nurture: Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Bates is a really specified tribute to the collage of California at San Diego psycholinguist, developmental psychologist, and cognitive scientist Elizabeth Ann Bates, who died on December 14, 2003 from pancreatic melanoma. Liz was once a strength of nature; she used to be additionally a nurturing strength, as is evidenced via this collaborative number of chapters written by means of lots of her closest colleagues and previous scholars. The publication covers an excellent profession of wide-ranging interdisciplinary pursuits, equivalent to the mind bases of language in kids and adults; language and cognitive improvement in basic and neurologically impaired populations of kids; real-time language processing in monolinguals and bilinguals; and crosslinguistic comparisons of language improvement, language use, and language loss. during this quantity the individuals offer updated stories of those and different components of analysis in an try to proceed within the instructions within which she has pointed us.

The genius of Bates is based on a deep commitment to technology, supported by means of an everlasting humorousness. the quantity is brought by way of the editors' choice of "Bates's aphorisms," the knowledge of which consultant a lot of the sphere this present day: "[T]he human potential for language should be either innate and species-specific, and but contain no mechanisms that developed in particular and uniquely for language itself. Language may be seen as a brand new laptop built fullyyt out of outdated parts." (Bates & MacWhinney, 1989) the amount additionally encompasses a record of her many very important guides, in addition to a few own reflections of a few of the participants, noting ways that she made a distinction of their lives.

Beyond Nature-Nurture: Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Bates appeals to overseas students within the fields of developmental psycholinguistics, cognitive technological know-how, crosslinguistic learn, and either baby and grownup language problems. it's a cutting-edge review of many components of cognitive technology, and will be utilized in a graduate-level school room in classes designed as seminars in any of those topics.

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