By Robert W. Schrauf,Nicole Müller
This quantity takes the optimistic view that dialog among folks with dementia and their interlocutors is a privileged website for ongoing cognitive engagement. The e-book goals to spot and describe particular linguistic units or concepts on the point of turn-by-turn speak that advertise and expand dialog, and to discover real-world engagements that mirror those strategies.
Final reflections tie those linguistic techniques and practices to wider problems with the "self" and "agency" in people with dementia. Thematically, the quantity fosters an built-in viewpoint on verbal exchange and cognition by way of which communicative assets are well-known as cognitive assets, and communicative interplay is handled as reflecting cognitive engagement. This displays views in cognitive anthropology and cognitive technology that regard human cognitive task as allotted and culturally rooted.
This quantity is meant for tutorial researchers and complicated scholars in utilized linguistics, linguistic and clinical anthropology, nursing, and social gerontology; and perform pros in speech-language pathology and geropsychology.
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