The Development of Communication: From Social Interaction to LanguagePaperback
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- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
- Format: Paperback | 220 pages
- Dimensions: 150mm x 229mm 540g
- Publication date: 24 May 1995
- Publication City/Country: Chichester
- ISBN 10: 0471958387
- ISBN 13: 9780471958383
- Edition: New edition
- Edition statement: New edition
This is an advanced text on communication development in the first two to three years of life. The author argues that pre-verbal social interaction provides an important impetus towards language. Many other themes and arguments are presented to provoke discussion and thought.
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Table of contents
The Beginnings of Social Behaviour and Communication; Theories About the Development of Communication; Taking Part in Social Interaction; Taking Interaction Further; Getting Ready to Use Words; Theories About Words and Concepts; Meaning and Starting to Use Words; Understanding New Words: Constraints and Grammar; Words and the Beginnings of Language; Grammar and its Beginnings: A Linguistic View; Applying PPT to Language Acquisition; Explanations About Starting to Use Speech; Connectionist Models; Speech to Children; Sensory Deprivation and the Development of Communication; Developmental Disabilities and Language Acquisition.