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Language Science
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Questions What do we know about factors to contribute to language development and use? Biological factors Information processing factors Specialized linguistic knowledge Experience
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Critical terms Language - intentional use of conventional and standardized symbols (phonemes and graphemes) that are combined productivey into words, sentences, and texts. Language Science - research on the biological, psychological, and linguistic bases of language development and use.
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Language Learning
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Biological bases of language Brain localization Species Specificity Hereditary influences on language disorders
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Brain Localization Genetic predisposition for certain patterns of neural development and certain areas of localization. Process words and build response in Wernicke’s area Words and meanings travel through the Arcuate fasciculus Program motor commands in Broca’s area
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Species Specificity Animal communication Bees, ants - location information
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course CSD 316k taught by Professor Marquardt during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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