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Larry Symons symonsl at pavlov.psyc.queensu.ca
Fri Sep 16 08:40:10 EST 1994


In article <17032673S86.BFANTIE at american.edu>, BFANTIE at american.edu wrote:
> 
> I am looking for a reference that describes a neurodevelopmental explanation
> for why children below a certain age have a greater facility for acquiring
> a second language.

You might check out the following review paper:

TITLE: The organization and reorganization of human speech
perception.
AUTHOR(S): Werker, Janet F.
AFFILIATION: U British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
SOURCE: Annual Review of Neuroscience 1992 Vol 15 377-402


And other works by Werker and Tees.


Larry Symons

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