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Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders


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Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders (8 Volume set) presents titles, originally published between 1942 and 1993, covering a variety of areas from auditory processing difficulties to stuttering. The titles show the progression of knowledge and treatment through the twentieth century.

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Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders: 8 Volume Set

Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders: 8 Volume Set

1st Edition

Various
November 05, 2018

Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders (8 Volume set) presents titles, originally published between 1942 and 1993, covering a variety of areas from auditory processing difficulties to stuttering. The titles show the progression of knowledge and treatment through the twentieth...

Phonological Disorders in Children: Theory, Research and Practice

Phonological Disorders in Children: Theory, Research and Practice

1st Edition

Mehmet S. Yavas
November 05, 2018

Originally published in 1991, the recent developments in the study of phonological disorders in children had led to a fruitful interaction between speech pathology and phonology. It is one aspect of the application of linguistic theory to the study of speech and language disorders which had opened...

The Infancy of Speech and the Speech of Infancy

The Infancy of Speech and the Speech of Infancy

1st Edition

Leopold Stein
November 05, 2018

For many centuries scientists and philosophers have endeavoured to solve the baffling problem of human language. Originally published in 1949, Dr Stein had been fascinated by this problem and collected an enormous amount of data from past and present ages which, when viewed together, shed light...

Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy

Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy

1st Edition

John R. Beech, Leonora Harding
November 05, 2018

What assessment tests are available to speech therapists? How are they best used? Originally published in 1993, Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy was designed to guide speech therapists in choosing the most appropriate assessments for evaluation, monitoring and intervention at the time. By...

Stuttering Therapies: Practical Approaches

Stuttering Therapies: Practical Approaches

1st Edition

Celia Levy
November 05, 2018

Originally published in 1987, this book presented new ideas on the treatment of stuttering, by leading authorities within Britain at the time. There are chapters on children and adolescents, as well as on adults. In each chapter the author describes the therapeutic approach, how it fits into...

Speech and Voice: Their Evolution, Pathology and Therapy

Speech and Voice: Their Evolution, Pathology and Therapy

1st Edition

Leopold Stein
November 05, 2018

Originally published in 1942, this title was recognised as setting new standards in the scientific approach to speech problems. Much speech therapy in the past had been unsatisfactory because of its emphasis upon the purely mechanical aspects of the condition, while at the same time the purely...

Cognition and Figurative Language

Cognition and Figurative Language

1st Edition

Richard P. Honeck, Robert R. Hoffman
November 05, 2018

Originally published in 1980, this is a book about the psychology of figurative language. It is however, eclectic and therefore should be of interest to professionals and students in education, linguistics, philosophy, sociolinguistics, and other concerned with meaning and cognition. The editors...

Signs, Signals and Symbols: A Presentation of a British Approach to Speech Pathology and Therapy

Signs, Signals and Symbols: A Presentation of a British Approach to Speech Pathology and Therapy

1st Edition

Stella E. Mason
November 05, 2018

Originally published in 1963, this title was an attempt to provide a new basis for the discipline of Speech Therapy. This was the first work to be published in England relating speech pathology to the wider study of human communication. It also contains results of original research into the...

Approaches to the Treatment of Stuttering

Approaches to the Treatment of Stuttering

1st Edition

Peggy Dalton
November 05, 2018

In the years prior to publication ‘cures’ for stuttering seemed to appear constantly, but many were of limited value, were poorly evaluated and gave only a temporary alleviation that was not transferred to daily life. More responsible clinicians produced publications expounding one particular...

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