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Estimates of Functional Cerebral Hemispheric Differences in Monolingual and Bilingual People Who Stutter

The aim of this research was to examine the relationship between stuttering and bilingualism to hemispheric asymmetry for the processing and production of language. Although no differences in language lateralization were found, it appears that bilingualism had a greater influence … Continue reading

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Language Ability Groups in Bilingual Children: A Latent Profile Analysis

The purpose of this study was to identify the number and characteristics of latent (unobservable) language ability groups in an unclassified sample of predominantly Spanish-speaking children. An unclassified sample of 431 predominantly Spanish-speaking 5–7 year olds learning English participated in … Continue reading

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English-only treatment of bilingual speakers who stutter: Generalization of treatment effects from English to Mandarin

This research investigated whether stuttering treatment delivered in English resulted in reductions in stuttering in English and Mandarin bilingual Singaporean speakers. After English-only treatment, stuttering reductions were found to generalize to Mandarin. Stuttering reductions were significantly higher in English compared … Continue reading

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