Alzheimer Talk, Text and Context: Enhancing Communication by Boyd H. Davis (eds.)

By Boyd H. Davis (eds.)

The individuals to this quantity reference a shared, longitudinal corpus of spontaneous dialog elicited in normal settings from audio system with average to past due reasonable Alzheimer's illness, using different collections as acceptable, to research dialog, discourse and written textual content through and approximately Alzheimer's speech. Cross-disciplinary contributions from america, Canada, New Zealand and Germany, representing linguistics, gerontology, geriatric nursing, machine technology, and communications issues record on empirically-based investigations of social and pragmatic language talents and techniques retained by way of advert sufferers that can floor conversation improvements or interventions.

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