First Language Acquisition: The Essential Readings


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By: Barbara Lust and Claire Foley

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First Language Acquisition: The Essential Readings is a collection of pioneering classics that provide a framework for understanding current work in each of the basic areas of language acquisition: morphology, phonology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.


  • Collects classic works that provide the foundation for current research in the field of first language acquisition.
  • Includes selections from Noam Chomsky, Jean Piaget, Eric Lenneberg and Roman Jakobson, as well as others who contributed groundbreaking discoveries, insights, concepts, and methods.
  • Presents framework for understanding current work in each of the basic areas of language acquisition: morphology, phonology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.
  • Provides valuable resource for students and scholars of language acquisition, cognitive development, and cognitive science.

Product Details

Paperback: 456 pages

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (2004-01-16)

Dimensions (H L W): 134 x 984 x 685

ISBN: 0631232559

EAN: 9780631232551