Constructing a Language: A Usage-Based Theory of Language Acquisition

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Constructing a Language: A Usage-Based Theory of Language Acquisition - Tomasello, Michael

In this groundbreaking book, Tomasello presents a comprehensive usage-based theory of language acquisition. Drawing together a vast body of empirical research in cognitive science, linguistics, and developmental psychology, Tomasello demonstrates that we don't need a self-contained "language instinct" to explain how children learn language. Their ...

Constructing a Language: A Usage-Based Theory of Language Acquisition 2005, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674017641

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Constructing a Language: A Usage-Based Theory of Language Acquisition 2003, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674010307

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