Language Evolution and Computation Bibliography

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Journal :: Studies in Second Language Acquisition
SLA and the emergence of creolesPDF
Studies in Second Language Acquisition 32(3):359--400, 2010
Although the emergence of creoles presupposes naturalistic SLA, current SLA scholarship does not shed much light on the development of creoles with regard to the population-internal mechanisms that produce normalization and autonomization from the creoles' ...
The evolving context of the fundamental difference hypothesis
Studies in Second Language Acquisition 31(2):175--198, 2009
Foreign language learning contrasts with native language development in two key respects: It is unreliable and it is nonconvergent. At the same time, it is clear that foreign languages are languages. The fundamental difference hypothesis (FDH) was introduced as a way to ...