Relative Clauses, Phi Features, and Memory Skills
Evidence from Populations with Normal Hearing and Hearing Impairmentlock_openopen access
This volume deals with the syntactic competence of Italian-speaking individuals with hearing impairment (cochlear implant users and LIS signers) and individuals with normal hearing (children, adolescents, and adults), focusing on relative clauses, a central topic in current research. The volume also presents the participants’ performance in different memory tasks discussing the relationship between sentence comprehension and memory resources in children with hearing impairment and with normal hearing.
Keywords: Relative Clauses. Comprehension. Production. Phi features. Memory. Hearing impairment. Normal hearing. Children. Adolescents. Adults.Published: Dec. 4, 2019
Language: enISBN (print): 978-88-6969-393-9