Chapter 14. Verbal-Motor Behaviour in Persons with Down Syndrome

  1. Monica Cuskelly1,
  2. Anne Jobling1 and
  3. Susan Buckley2
  1. Brian K. V. Maraj,
  2. Shannon D. Robertson,
  3. Timothy N. Welsh,
  4. Daniel J. Weeks,
  5. Romeo Chua,
  6. Matthew Heath,
  7. Eric A. Roy,
  8. Dominic A. Simon,
  9. Harold Weinberg and
  10. Digby Elliott

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch14

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

How to Cite

Maraj, B. K. V., Robertson, S. D., Welsh, T. N., Weeks, D. J., Chua, R., Heath, M., Roy, E. A., Simon, D. A., Weinberg, H. and Elliott, D. (2008) Verbal-Motor Behaviour in Persons with Down Syndrome, in Down Syndrome Across the Life Span (eds M. Cuskelly, A. Jobling and S. Buckley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Queensland

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861562302

Online ISBN: 9780470777886

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Keywords:

  • down syndrome;
  • cerebral development;
  • speech perception;
  • meta-analysis;
  • speech production

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Background

  • Verbal-motor behaviour

  • Motor learning

  • Coordinating limb movements

  • Electrophysiological assessment of cerebral specialization

  • Summary and Conclusion

  • References