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Do Bilingual Homes Raise Better Communicators?


Speaking a Mile in Someone Else’s Shoes


Children Exposed to Multiple Languages May Be Better Natural Communicators

Children from multilingual environments are better at interpreting a speaker’s meaning than children who are exposed only to their native tongue, researchers find. ... More>


Observer Article

Psychology of Language: From the 20th to the 21st Century

The late psychological scientist George Miller, in an article for the very first issue of APS’s flagship journal, called for the study of language to be considered across general theories of psychology. Gabriella Vigliocco reviews Miller’s article and provides insights on the direction that language psychology will take in the next quarter century. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring bilingualism and selective attention in infants, detectability of effects and replication, and visual processing across tasks. ... More>