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The Interactionist Approach to Language Acquisition (Intro Psych Tutorial #86)

Hi, I’m Michael Corayer and this is Psych Exam Review. In the previous video I talked about this idea of a critical period for language acquisition and this is the idea that if children aren’t exposed to language prior to Read more…


The critical period is EQUALLY critical for signed languages as it is for spoken languages

The critical period is EQUALLY critical for signed languages as it is for spoken languages

There’s this common belief that, key to its development, spoken language must be acquired during a critical period. And that signed languages can wait. Absolutely false. What’s true is that language, whether signed or spoken, require natural input from birth Read more…