Chapter 21. Atypical Language Development: Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders

  1. Erika Hoff and
  2. Marilyn Shatz
  1. Helen Tager-Flusberg

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch21

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

How to Cite

Tager-Flusberg, H. (2007) Atypical Language Development: Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders, in Blackwell Handbook of Language Development (eds E. Hoff and M. Shatz), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757833.ch21

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;
  • language acquisition;
  • specific language impairment (SLI);
  • autism;
  • phonological development

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Autism

  • Williams Syndrome

  • Down Syndrome

  • Conclusions