Language Development From Theory to Practice 3rd Edition PDF provides a survey of key topics in language development, including research methods, theoretical perspectives, major language milestones from birth to adolescence and beyond, and language diversity and language disorders. Each chapter bridges language development theory and practice by providing students with a theoretical and scientific foundation to study language development.
Language Development From Theory to Practice 3rd Edition PDF
Publisher: Pearson; 3rd edition
Publication date: January 3, 2016
Page length: 384 pages
Language Development From Theory to Practice 3rd Edition PDF by Khara Pence Turnbull is a 384-page guide for all children ages 3-8 that teaches the basics of language development by exploring types of language, communication and vocabulary. The author also includes activities such as matching, sorting and making matryoshka dolls. This 3rd edition has more than 700 new pages with updated examples and updated illustrations. It is easy to see how the study of language can be a tedious, even mind-numbing task.
It is also quite easy, however, to understand why this field has been such an extensive focus for linguists and those who study language from a somewhat close distance: everyone communicates in some way or another through language. From the moment that humans were able to communicate with one another with words or other methods of symbolic communication, society was able to develop as much as it has over the years and centuries.