Dual language development and disorders: A handbook on bilingualism and second language learning

| November 19, 2011

Title: Dual language development and disorders: A handbook on bilingualism and second language learning

Editors: Johanne Paradis, Fred Genesee, and Martha B. Crago

Publisher: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Company

Call Number: P115.2 .G458 2011

From the Publisher:

As more and more dual language learners enter the school system, now’s the ideal time for this second edition of the bestselling textbook—essential for preparing SLPs and educators to work with young children who are bilingual or learning a second language. This comprehensive, student-friendly text takes the popular first edition to the next level, enriching it with 6 years of new research and the latest guidance on best practices. Dispelling the many myths about dual language development, the expert authors arm future professionals with the information they need to support young bilingual children and their families, all while meeting Head Start’s guidelines on cultural and linguistic responsiveness. Preservice professionals will get a solid foundation of knowledge to help them

About the Editors:

Johanne Paradis is a professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Alberta. Fred Genesee is a professor in the Department of Psychology at McGill University. Martha B. Crago is Vice President at Dalhousie University.

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