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Harkness, Sara. 1977. Aspects of environment and first language acquisition in rural Africa. In Snow, Catherine E. and Charles A. Ferguson, eds. Talking to children: Language input and acquisition. Cambridge University Press. pp. 309–316.
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A study of the roles of both mothers and children in the first language socialization of rural African children (with reference to a Kipsigis community in the western highlands of Kenya).