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The International Guide to Speech Acquisition, 1st Edition

  • Sharynne McLeod University of Sydney and Charles Sturt University
  • ISBN-10: 1418053600  |  ISBN-13: 9781418053604
  • 528 Pages
  • © 2007 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $102.25

About

Overview

The International Guide to Speech Acquisition is a comprehensive guide that is ideal for speech-language pathologists working with children from a wide variety of language backgrounds. Offering coverage on 12 English-speaking dialects and 24 languages other than English, you will find the information you need to identify children who are having speech difficulties and provide age-appropriate prevention and intervention targets.

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Features and Benefits

  • Addresses the ASHA mandate that requires speech-language pathologists to have knowledge of dialectual variations in English
  • Provides information on speech acquisition including articulation, phonology, and phonetics.
  • Includes assessment and intervention tools commonly used for each language and English dialect.
  • Phonetically Speaking feature demonstrates the variations that each dialect has on the same passage or offers pronunciations of words relevant to speech assessment and intervention.

Table of Contents

Part I. Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 1. The ICF and ICF-CY as a Framework for Children’s Speech Acquisition
Ch 2. Oromotor Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 3. Neurological Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 4. Auditory Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 5. Perceptual Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 6. Genetic Foundations of Speech Acquisition and Impairment
Ch 7. Articulatory Foundations of Speech Acquisition
Ch 8. Linguistic Foundations of Speech Production
Ch 9. Applications of Typical Acquisition Information to Understanding of Speech Impairment
Ch 10. Variability in Speech Acquisition
Ch 11. Speech Acquisition and Participation in Society
Ch 12. The Evolution and Development of Spoken Language
Ch 13. Historical and International Perspectives of Childhood
Ch 14. Speech Acquisition in a Social Context
Ch 15. Speech Acquisition and the Family
Ch 16. Personal Factors and Their Influence on Speech Acquisition
Ch 17. Multilingual Speech Acquisition
Ch 18. Cross-cultural Interaction and Children’s Speech Acquisition
Ch 19. Speech Acquisition in Second First Language Learners (Children who were Adopted Internationally)
Ch 20. Accent Modification
Ch 21. Working with Interpreters
Part II. Speech Acquisition Around the World English Dialects
Ch 22. General American English Speech Acquisition
Ch 23. African American English Speech Acquisition
Ch 24. Appalachian English Speech Acquisition
Ch 25. Cajun English Speech Acquisition
Ch 26. Canadian English Speech Acquisition
Ch 27. English Speech Acquisition
Ch 28. Irish English Speech Acquisition
Ch 29. Scottish English Speech Acquisition
Ch 30. Australian English Speech Acquisition
Ch 31. New Zealand English Speech Acquisition
Ch 32. Cantonese-Influenced English Speech Acquisition
Ch 33. Spanish-Influenced English Speech Acquisition Languages other than English
Ch 34. Jordanian Arabic Speech Acquisition
Ch 35. Lebanese Arabic Speech Acquisition
Ch 36. Cantonese Speech Acquisition
Ch 37. Dutch Speech Acquisition
Ch 38. Filipino Speech Acquisition
Ch 39. Finnish Speech Acquisition
Ch 40. French Speech Acquisition
Ch 41. German Speech Acquisition
Ch 42. Greek Speech Acquisition
Ch 43. Hungarian Speech Acquisition
Ch 44. Israeli Hebrew Speech Acquisition
Ch 45. Japanese Speech Acquisition
Ch 46. Korean Speech Acquisition
Ch 47. Maltese Speech Acquisition
Ch 48. Norwegian Speech Acquisition
Ch 49. Portuguese Speech Acquisition
Ch 50. Putonghua (Modern Standard Chinese) Speech Acquisition
Ch 51. Sesotho Speech Acquisition
Ch 52. Spanish Speech Acquisition
Ch 53. Thai Speech Acquisition
Ch 54. Turkish Speech Acquisition
Ch 55. Vietnamese Speech Acquisition
Ch 56. Welsh Speech Acquisition
Ch 57. Zapotec Speech Acquisition

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Assessment & Intervention for Communication Disorders in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Populations  (ISBN-10: 1418001392 | ISBN-13: 9781418001391)

As speech-language pathologists care for more clients from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds, there is a growing need for strategies to provide successful and appropriate assessment and treatment. While no single source can cover every linguistic and cultural difference, this new text provides specific knowledge on the major cultural and linguistic groups an SLP may encounter, as well as best practices to assess and work effectively with any CLD student or adult. For practicing clinicians and speech-language pathology students alike, this is an excellent resource to help provide the most effective and appropriate services to all clients.

List Price = $114.95  | CengageBrain Price = $114.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $86.50

Student Supplements

Assessment & Intervention for Communication Disorders in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Populations  (ISBN-10: 1418001392 | ISBN-13: 9781418001391)

As speech-language pathologists care for more clients from culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) backgrounds, there is a growing need for strategies to provide successful and appropriate assessment and treatment. While no single source can cover every linguistic and cultural difference, this new text provides specific knowledge on the major cultural and linguistic groups an SLP may encounter, as well as best practices to assess and work effectively with any CLD student or adult. For practicing clinicians and speech-language pathology students alike, this is an excellent resource to help provide the most effective and appropriate services to all clients.

List Price = $114.95  | CengageBrain Price = $114.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $86.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sharynne McLeod

Dr. Sharynne McLeod is an associate professor in speech and language acquisition in the School of Teacher Education at Charles Sturt University (CSU), Bathurst, Australia. She is a Fellow of Speech Pathology Australia and is the Vice President of the International Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics Association. Dr. McLeod is currently editor of Advances in Speech¿Language Pathology (Taylor & Francis), on the editorial board of Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics and is an editorial consultant for Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools and the American Journal of Speech¿Language Pathology. For three years Dr. McLeod was the editor of Speech Pathology Australia¿s clinical journal titled, ACQuiring Knowledge in Speech, Language and Hearing. Over the past few years, Dr. McLeod has been invited to be co¿chair of the Phonological and articulatory processes in children stream at the American Speech and Hearing Association convention, a master class speaker at the Speech Pathology Australia national conference and to present the James Hearst Foundation Lecture at the University of Northern Iowa. Recently, she provided expertise into the World Health Organization¿s children and youth version of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health.