Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 August 2014

384 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199827282

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Writing Development in Children with Hearing Loss, Dyslexia, or Oral Language Problems

Implications for Assessment and Instruction

Barbara Arfe, PhD, Julie Dockrell, EdD, and Virginia Berninger, PhD

  • Focuses on the nature of writing problems in children with oral language disabilities.
  • Considers the impact of different kinds of oral language problems (caused by hearing loss, language impairment, and dyslexia) on writing.
  • Offers a cross-linguistic perspective on writing problems, examining the expression of writing difficulties across languages and countries.
  • Offers analyses of writing problems from multiple theoretical perspectives, including linguistic and cognitive.

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