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Painter, Clare. 1996. The development of language as a resource for thinking: a linguistic view of learning. In Hasan, Ruqaiya and Geoff Williams, eds. Literacy in Society. (Applied linguistics and language study). Longman. pp. 50–85.
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Through the description of some key aspects of language development and use in early childhood, the author outlines the way a theory of language development contributes to a theory of learning.