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Author
Vivian Cook & Benedetta Bassetti
Title
Language and Bilingual Cognition
Language
English
Date2011
Full reference
Cook, V. & B. Bassetti (2011). Language and Bilingual Cognition. New York: Psychology.
Summary
This innovative volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of the relationship between language and cognition with a focus on bilinguals. It brings together contributions from international leading figures in various disciplines and showcases contemporary research on the emerging area of bilingual cognition.
The first part of the volume discusses the relationship between language and cognition as studied in various disciplines, from psychology to philosophy to anthropology to linguistics, with chapters written by some of the major thinkers in each discipline. The second part concerns language and cognition in bilinguals. Following an introductory overview and contributions from established figures in the field, bilingual cognition researchers provide examples of their latest research on topics including time, space, motion, colors, and emotion. The third part discusses practical applications of the idea of bilingual cognition, such as marketing and translation.
Key words
Bilingual cognition, Language cognition,
Other interesting information
Interest for the project
4/5
Contributor´s name + email
LS PELICAN (CZ) info@skolapelikan.cz
Co-funded by The Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.
This project has been funded with support from the European Commission.
This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
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