How the Brain Acquires, Processes, and Controls a Second Language

Jubin Abutalebi, Pasquale Anthony Della Rosa

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Language
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages516-538
Number of pages23
Volume1
ISBN (Print)9781444330403
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2 2012

Keywords

  • Brain, acquiring, processing L2
  • Cerebral basis of bilingualism
  • FMRI studies
  • Grammatical processing in bilinguals
  • L2 acquisition, "critical" time period
  • L2 phonology, acquisition and processing
  • Language control in bilinguals
  • Language proficiency role
  • Lexical semantic domain
  • Neural representation of L2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

Cite this

Abutalebi, J., & Rosa, P. A. D. (2012). How the Brain Acquires, Processes, and Controls a Second Language. In The Handbook of the Neuropsychology of Language (Vol. 1, pp. 516-538). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118432501.ch25