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Bilingualism and testing

a special case of bias

by Guadalupe ValdeМЃs

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Published by Ablex in Norwood, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bilingualism in children -- Ability testing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGuadalupe Valdés, Richard A. Figueroa.
    SeriesSecond language learning
    ContributionsFigueroa, Richard A., National Commission on Testing and Public Policy (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP115.2 .V35 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1085997M
    ISBN 100893917745, 0893917753
    LC Control Number94009902

      Free Online Library: The influence of a time limit and bilingualism on Scholastic Assessment Test performance.(Report) by "North American Journal of Psychology"; Psychology and mental health Education Bilingualism Educational aspects Educational psychology Research Educational tests Psychological aspects Educational tests and measurements Examinations Psychological research. Book Description. This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the personal aspect of the topic in a well-informed discussion of what it means to.

    Get this from a library! Foundations of bilingual education and bilingualism. [Colin Baker] -- Written as an introductory text from a crossdisciplinary perspective, this book covers individual and societal concepts in minority and majority languages. This volume is the outcome of 25 years of research into the neurolinguistic aspects of bilingualism. In addition to reviewing the world literature and providing a state-of-the-art account, including a critical assessment of the bilingual neuroimaging studies, it proposes a set of hypotheses about the representation, organization and processing of two or more languages in one brain.

    Bilingualism. Bilingualism is a natural state of the human brain, and due to its demands on self-monitoring and control – after all, the language not needed at any particular moment has to be inhibited – it keeps us mentally agile and appears to delay cognitive aging (cf Bialystok et al., ). Study 1. The first experiment examined the effects of aging and bilingualism on a version of the Stroop paradigm. The hypothesis was that the ability to resist interference, as indicated by the difference between the time taken to name the color of non-matching color words and time to name color patches, would be greater in younger adults and in bilinguals than in their respective by:


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