Professorial Lecture – Growing Up Talking In the ASBO Age

The Queen Margaret Professorial Lectures offer fresh angles on topics of relevance and are designed to appeal to a wide audience.

GROWING UP TALKING IN THE ASBO AGE
Vulnerability and Change in the Development of Children’s Language

Professor James Law of the Centre for Integrated Healthcare Research

6pm, Wednesday 22 November 2006 – The Symposium Hall, Surgeons’ Hall Complex, Hill Square, Edinburgh

An increase in the deterioration of oral language in school and the declining communication skills in school leavers is becoming a cause for public concern for employers, society and the individual, who face a lack of literacy, behaviour and socialisation skills.

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