The Care and Education of Young Bilinguals: An Introduction for Professionals
This text is a comprehensive introduction for all professionals working with bilingual children. For speech therapists, doctors, psychologists, counsellors, teachers, special needs personnel, the book addresses important issues at a practical level.
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Two Equal Languages? Balanced Bilinguals
The Advantages of the Bilingual Child
Bilingual Characters The Personality and Social Development
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