Chapter 1. On the Development of the Field of Language Development

  1. Erika Hoff and
  2. Marilyn Shatz
  1. Marilyn Shatz

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch1

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

How to Cite

Shatz, M. (2007) On the Development of the Field of Language Development, in Blackwell Handbook of Language Development (eds E. Hoff and M. Shatz), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405132534

Online ISBN: 9780470757833

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Keywords:

  • language development;
  • computational skills;
  • linguistics;
  • language acqusition;
  • syntactic knowledge

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Enduring Question about Language Development

  • The Nature of the Child Developing Language

  • Tasks for Future Research