The Articulate Mammal: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics (4th ed.) Jean Aitchison () London: Routledge Pp. iii + ISBN (paper). Jean Aitchison. THE ARTICULATE MAMMAL: AN INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLINGUISTICS. New York: Universe Books, pp. (also available in. An established bestseller, The Articulate Mammal is a concise and highly readable introduction Jean Aitchison investigates these issues with regard to animal.
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Return to Book Page. An Introduction to Psycholinguistics by Jean Aitchison. Requiring no prior knowledge of the subject, this text tackles basic questions central to the study of psycholinguistics, such as whether language is restricted to humans, whether there is biological evidence for innate language activity, how children learn language, and how we understand, plan and produce language.
The author investigates these issues with regard to anima Mammla no prior knowledge of the subject, this text tackles basic questions central to the study of psycholinguistics, such as whether language is restricted to humans, whether there is biological evidence for innate language activity, how children learn language, and how we understand, plan and produce language. The author investigates these xrticulate with regard to animal communication, child language and the language of adults, and provides references and suggestions for further reading.
As a result, the chapters on grammatical innateness, child language acquisition and speech comprehension have been largely rewritten. Paperbackpages. Published June 26th by Routledge first published To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about The Articulate Mammalplease sign up. Be the first to ask a question about The Articulate Mammal. Lists with This Book.
Aitcihson is a really good introduction to aitcnison acquisition, speech production, comprehension. It provides a short guide to the evolution of Chomsky’s theories as well as those that run alongside and counter to his theories. There is a substantial and useful “further reading” section at the back of the book and an equally useful list of sources. I bought the Kindle version because it was more in line with my bank account than the print book, and its index is conveniently linked This is a really good introduction to psycholinguistics–language acquisition, speech production, comprehension.
I bought the Kindle version because it was more in line with my bank account than the print book, and its index is conveniently linked to indexed topics as they appear throughout the book.
To top it off, the information in the book is presented clearly and is easy to follow, easy to become engaged with. Feb 22, Jazmin rated it it was amazing.
I purchased this on my kindle, so I didn’t realise it was a textbook at the time! It felt like reading a popular science novel. I put down the book feeling enriched and pretty chuffed with myself for reading textbook. Feb 02, Rachael Johnson rated it it was amazing.
I read this years ago as a text for my Linguistics major at university. It was fascinating and by far ariculate favourite area of the subject.
I have often kept track of it and really wanted to fork out for my own up to date copy.
The Articulate Mammal: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics
Now that it has been significantly revised I’ve gone and purchased the latest version to check it out. I can’t wait to read it again! It is so accessible and doesn’t feel like a text at all. If you are at all into language then you will enjoy this. A must read for every psychology enthusiast. Obviously it isn’t a swift read but would leave you an insightful person. So much for dinner-table conversations!!! Jan 08, Rima Muryantina rated it it was amazing. A very brilliant introduction to psycholinguistics.
It doesn’t make me confused. It makes me even more curious. Jul 19, Jenny rated it it was amazing. Fascinating textbook on speech understanding and development.
I would recommend this to people interested in having children, as it provides excellent insight into mental development in babies. Apr 29, Eabdolelah rated it it was amazing.
The Articulate Mammal: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics by Jean Aitchison
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