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I Can Hear You Whisper: An Intimate Journey through the Science of Sound and Language

by Lydia Denworth

An investigation into the science of hearing, child language acquisition, neuroplasticity, brain development, and Deaf culture.

A mother notices her toddler is not learning to talk the way his brothers did......

Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Celebrating the Joys of Letter Writing

by Nina Sankovitch

The author of the much-admired Tolstoy and the Purple Chair goes on a quest through the history of letters and her own personal correspondence to discover and celebrate what is special about the handwritten...

What is the Text Encoding Initiative?

by Lou Burnard

The Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) Guidelines have long been regarded as the de facto standard for the preparation of digital textual resources in the scholarly research community. For the beginner, they offer...

The Best Punctuation Book, Period: A Comprehensive Guide for Every Writer, Editor, Student, and Businessperson

by June Casagrande

This all-in-one reference is a quick and easy way for book, magazine, online, academic, and business writers to look up sticky punctuation questions for all styles including AP (Associated Press), MLA (Modern...

The Elements of Journalism, Revised and Updated 3rd Edition: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect

by Bill Kovach & Tom Rosenstiel

The Book That Every Citizen and Journalist Should Read

“What this book does better than any single book on media history, ethics, or practice is

weave . . . [together] why media audiences have fled and why...

Working with Portuguese Corpora

by Tony Berber Sardinha & Telma de Lurdes São Bento Ferreira

Although Portuguese is one of the main world languages and researchers have been working on Portuguese electronic text collections for decades (e.g. Kelly, 1970; Biderman, 1978; Bacelar do Nascimento et al.,...

Processing Interclausal Relationships: Studies in the Production and Comprehension of Text

by Jean Costermans & Michel Fayol

During the last 10 years, more and more linguistic and psycholinguistic research has been devoted to the study of discourse and written texts. Much of this research deals with the markers that underline the...

Children's Language: Volume 4

by K. E. Nelson

First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Children's Language: Volume 5

by K. E. Nelson

First published in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

I Judge You When You Use Poor Grammar

by Sharon Eliza Nichols

Correct grammar and proper spelling can be a challenge, and their absence can be a source of gleeful humor to everyone but the victim of a bad grammar attack. How do you react to sandwich boards, road signs,...

Fluent in 3 Months

by Benny Lewis

An Unconventional Guide to Start Speaking a New Language Today

Benny Lewis is the creator of, the largest language learning blog in the world. His proven techniques break down language...

Phonological Acquisition and Phonological Theory

by John Archibald

Much of the work currently conducted within the framework of Universal Grammar and language learnability focuses on the acquisition of syntax. However, the learnability issues are just as applicable to the domain...

The Crosslinguistic Study of Language Acquisition: Volume 5: Expanding the Contexts

by Dan Isaac Slobin

In this final volume in the series, the contributors attempt to "expand the contexts" in which child language has been examined crosslinguistically. The chapters build on themes that have been touched on, anticipated,...

The Assessment of Bilingual Aphasia

by Michel Paradis & Gary Libben

The Bilingual Aphasia Test is a comprehensive language test designed to assess the differential loss or sparing of various language functions in previously bilingual individuals. The individual is tested, separately,...

Talk Like TED

by Carmine Gallo

TED talks have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and become the gold standard for public speaking around the world. TED and associated Tedx conferences are held in more than 130 countries and...

Speech Perception by Ear and Eye: A Paradigm for Psychological Inquiry

by Dominic W. Massaro & Jeffry A. Simpson

First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Narrative Thought and Narrative Language

by Bruce K. Britton & Anthony D. Pellegrini

Since before the dawn of history, people have been telling stories to each other and to themselves. Thus stories are at the root of human experience. This volume describes empirical investigations by Jerome...

The Crosslinguistic Study of Language Acquisition: Volume 4

by Dan Isaac Slobin

Continuing the tradition of this series, which has become a standard reference work in language acquisition, Volume 4 contains chapters on three additional languages/language groups--Finnish, Greek, and Korean....

Talking Data: Transcription and Coding in Discourse Research

by Jane A. Edwards & Martin D. Lampert

This book presents the reader with a set of diverse, carefully developed and clearly specified systems of transcription and coding, arising from contrasting theoretical perspectives, and presented as alternative...

Biological and Behavioral Determinants of Language Development

by Norman A. Krasnegor, Duane M. Rumbaugh & Richard L. Schiefelbusch

This book presents a current, interdisciplinary perspective on language requisites from both a biological/comparative perspective and from a developmental/learning perspective. Perspectives regarding language...