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The guide of scientific Linguistics brings jointly a global crew of individuals to create an unique, in-depth survey of the sector for college kids and practitioners of speech-language pathology, linguistics, psychology, and schooling. Explores the sphere of medical linguistics: the applying of the rules and strategies of linguistics to the research of language incapacity in all its formsFills a niche within the present literature, developing the 1st non-encyclopedic quantity to discover this ever-expanding sector of linguistic crisis and researchIncludes various pathologies, with every one part exploring multilingual and cross-linguistics elements of the sphere, in addition to analytical tools and assessmentDescribes how mainstream theories and outlines of language were motivated by means of medical study
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Halliday’s longitudinal observations of his son (Halliday, 1975) resulted in seven categories of the expression of communicative intentions with the introduction of the first words (Instrumental, Regulatory, Interactional, Personal, Heuristic, Imaginative, Informative). Dore’s (1974, 1975) classification of the communicative intentions of children at the one-word stage distinguishes nine major categories of so-called ‘primitive speech acts’ (Labeling, Answering, Requesting action, Requesting an answer, Calling/addressing, Greeting, Protesting, Repeating/imitating, Practicing (language).
Ulatowska, Freedman-Stern, Weiss-Doyel, Macaluso-Haynes, and North (1983) chose to identify essential propositions empirically, as those most frequently used in the story summaries of their non-impaired control group. They found that none of the participants with aphasia produced the complete set of essential propositions, but that nonessential ones were omitted more often. Huber (1990) contrasts heuristic macroprocessing and algorithmic microprocessing, the former relying significantly on world knowledge, the latter on linguistic knowledge.
As they note, it is a particularly valuable technique in exploring the nature of speech impairments, as it can link the processes of speech production and speech perception. pm5 29 1/8/08, 9:59 AM xxx Introduction key areas of the research literature to discuss the ways in which acoustic analysis has contributed so extensively to our understanding of impaired speech production and perception. While acknowledging how much has already been achieved, Kent and Kim point the way forward to further work across a wide range of speech impairments.