© 1991

Phonological Awareness in Reading

The Evolution of Current Perspectives

  • Diane J. Sawyer
  • Barbara J. Fox

Part of the Springer Series in Language and Communication book series (SSLAN, volume 28)

About this book


In this volumume prominent scholars from different cultural and linguistic backgrounds are brought together to review the empirical studies on the ability to reflect upon and manipulate the phonemic segments of speech, and to present their insights on the relationship of phonological aware- ness to the reading process.


Phonem awareness children coding language learning linguistics literacy nature phonological process phonology

Editors and affiliations

  • Diane J. Sawyer
    • 1
  • Barbara J. Fox
    • 2
  1. 1.Middle Tennessee State UnivesityMurfreesboroUSA
  2. 2.School of Education and PsychologyNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Phonological Awareness in Reading
  • Book Subtitle The Evolution of Current Perspectives
  • Editors Diane J. Sawyer
    Barbara J. Fox
  • Series Title Springer Series in Language and Communication
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-387-97308-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4612-7758-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4612-3010-6
  • Series ISSN 0172-620X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 262
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Pedagogic Psychology
    Phonology and Phonetics
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