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Developmental dyslexia and specific language impairment: same or different?

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Developmental dyslexia and specific language impairment (SLI) were for many years treated as distinct disorders but are now often regarded as different manifestations of the same underlying problem, differing only in severity or developmental stage. The merging of these categories has been motivated by the reconceptualization of dyslexia as a language disorder in which phonological processing is deficient. The authors argue that this focus underestimates the independent influence of semantic ...

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10.1037/0033-2909.130.6.858

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
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American Psychological Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Psychological Bulletin Journal website
Volume:
130
Issue:
6
Pages:
858-886
Publication date:
2004-11-05
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1939-1455
ISSN:
0033-2909
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uuid:34ac857b-5dfc-4577-a530-80856a24754e
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12452
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pubs:12452

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