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The role of the left inferior parietal lobule in second language learning: An intensive language training fMRI study

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Research to date suggests that second language acquisition results in functional and structural changes in the bilingual brain, however, in what way and how quickly these changes occur remains unclear. To address these questions, we studied fourteen English-speaking monolingual adults enrolled in a 12-week intensive French language-training program in Montreal. Using functional MRI, we investigated the neural changes associated with new language acquisition. The participants were scanned befo...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2016.10.003

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Blema and Arnold Steinberg Family Foundation More from this funder
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Grant:
Postdoctoral Fellowship to E. Barbeau
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Neuropsychologia Journal website
Volume:
98
Pages:
169–176
Publication date:
2016-10-07
Acceptance date:
2016-10-06
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EISSN:
1873-3514
ISSN:
0028-3932
Source identifiers:
655095
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English
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pubs:655095
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uuid:cd059c28-7ce8-4077-9ec9-6000eed5051a
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Deposit date:
2016-11-25

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