Chapter 2. The Neurodevelopmental Bases of Language

  1. Erika Hoff and
  2. Marilyn Shatz
  1. Valerie L. Shafer and
  2. Karen Garrido-Nag

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch2

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

How to Cite

Shafer, V. L. and Garrido-Nag, K. (2007) The Neurodevelopmental Bases of Language, in Blackwell Handbook of Language Development (eds E. Hoff and M. Shatz), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch2

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:

  • linguistics;
  • neurobiology;
  • language processing;
  • event-related potentials (ERP);
  • hebbian learning

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Neurobiology of the Adult System

  • General Principles of Developmental Neuroscience

  • Neurodevelopment of Speech and Language

  • Conclusion