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The bilingual mind : thinking, feeling and speaking in two languages, Rafael Art. Javier

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The bilingual mind : thinking, feeling and speaking in two languages
Title
The bilingual mind
Title remainder
thinking, feeling and speaking in two languages
Statement of responsibility
Rafael Art. Javier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Bilingual Mind: Thinking, Feeling and Speaking in Two Languages fills a critical gap in the cross-cultural literature by illuminating the bilingual experience in both its social and clinical contexts." "Rafael Javier makes an empirically founded case for what he terms the bilingual mind, with its own particular approach to cognition, memory, and emotional and social development."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Javier, Rafael Art
Dewey number
306.446019
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cognition and language : a series in psycholinguistics
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  • Bilingualism
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Second language acquisition
  • Multilingualism
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Public Policy
Label
The bilingual mind : thinking, feeling and speaking in two languages, Rafael Art. Javier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Bilingualism and Social Context. Linguistic communities. Fear of bilingualism? Traditional solution to the bilingual problem. Current state of affairs and the bilingual phenomenon.- II. Is There A Bilingual Mind? The bilingual process in context of the cognitive development. Evidence of the bilingual mind?.- III. Bilingual Linguistic Organization. The Coordinate-Compound Linguistic Organization Controversy. Compound linguistic system. Coordinate linguistic system. The Language Independence Phenomenon. Psychological/psychoanalytic observation. Psycholinguistic studies. Neurological evidence.- IV. Language Switching As A Communication. Factors Affecting Switching. Structural linguistic factors. Extra-linguistic and affective factors.- Role of stress in code-switching.- V. Bilingual Memory And Language of Affect. Bilingual memory models. Bilingual memory for meaningful information.- VI. Communication Through Interpreters. Communication process. Components of communication. Interpretation process. Challenges to accurate interpretation. Methods of interpretation. Common errors: Omission, Addition, Condensation, Substitution, Role exchange.- VII. Issues In Assessing The Bilingual Individual. Personal motivation/specific needs of the referring person. Linguistic challenges in the assessment process. Validity of the assessment instruments. Factors to be considered in assessing a bilingual individual. Selection of basic assessment instruments.- VIII. Treatment of the Bilingual Individual. Memory organization in bilingual patients. Nature of memory inaccessibility in a bilingual context. Technical consideration. Conclusion.- X. Future of Bilingualism: What Should Be Our Response? Traditional response. There is no easy solution to the bilingual dilemma. There are signs of hope. Only a flexible model makes sense.- General Recommendations
Control code
77540731
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 150 pages
Isbn
9780387309132
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007921193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77540731
Label
The bilingual mind : thinking, feeling and speaking in two languages, Rafael Art. Javier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-145) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Bilingualism and Social Context. Linguistic communities. Fear of bilingualism? Traditional solution to the bilingual problem. Current state of affairs and the bilingual phenomenon.- II. Is There A Bilingual Mind? The bilingual process in context of the cognitive development. Evidence of the bilingual mind?.- III. Bilingual Linguistic Organization. The Coordinate-Compound Linguistic Organization Controversy. Compound linguistic system. Coordinate linguistic system. The Language Independence Phenomenon. Psychological/psychoanalytic observation. Psycholinguistic studies. Neurological evidence.- IV. Language Switching As A Communication. Factors Affecting Switching. Structural linguistic factors. Extra-linguistic and affective factors.- Role of stress in code-switching.- V. Bilingual Memory And Language of Affect. Bilingual memory models. Bilingual memory for meaningful information.- VI. Communication Through Interpreters. Communication process. Components of communication. Interpretation process. Challenges to accurate interpretation. Methods of interpretation. Common errors: Omission, Addition, Condensation, Substitution, Role exchange.- VII. Issues In Assessing The Bilingual Individual. Personal motivation/specific needs of the referring person. Linguistic challenges in the assessment process. Validity of the assessment instruments. Factors to be considered in assessing a bilingual individual. Selection of basic assessment instruments.- VIII. Treatment of the Bilingual Individual. Memory organization in bilingual patients. Nature of memory inaccessibility in a bilingual context. Technical consideration. Conclusion.- X. Future of Bilingualism: What Should Be Our Response? Traditional response. There is no easy solution to the bilingual dilemma. There are signs of hope. Only a flexible model makes sense.- General Recommendations
Control code
77540731
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 150 pages
Isbn
9780387309132
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007921193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)77540731

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