Publication details [#2696]

Hamers, Josiane F., Sylvie Lemieux and Sylvie Lambert. 2002. Does early bilingual acquisition affect hemispheric preferences during simultaneous interpretation? Meta 47 (4) : 586–595.
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Article in jnl/bk
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The present study examines the role played by experience, age and age of bilinguality, all possible factors influencing the hemispheric control of interpretation. Overall the results point to the possibility that hemispheric preferences for linguistic analysis might be much more under the interpreter's voluntary control than first anticipated.
Source : Based on abstract in journal