A Glossary of Language and Mind, Paperback / softback Book

A Glossary of Language and Mind Paperback / softback

Part of the Glossaries in Linguistics series

Paperback / softback

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This alphabetical guide to language and mind gives an up-to-date introduction to the key topics of speech comprehension, speech production and child language.

Written by a well-known author in the field, the entries are concise and lucid, and provide an easy-to-read overview of an area of linguistics which lies at the core of the human ability to use language.

Key features *A handy and easily understandable pocket guide for anyone embarking on courses in developmental linguistics or psycholinguistics *Supplies numerous cross-references to related terms *Contains an introduction which outlines the range of the field *Brings in relatively new areas, such as bonobos and brain scans *Includes an annotated bibliography with suggestions for further reading.