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Language Development: The Nature Vs. Nurture Debate
The Learning Theory
The Nativist Theory
The Interactionist Theory
Genie and Victor
Techniques for Language Development
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Language is:

“a communication system in which words and their written symbols combine in various regulated ways to produce an infinite number of messages.” (Hetherington, Parke, & Schmuckler, 2003). 

Theories of Development

There are three theories that are discussed:
1.  The Learning Theory
2.  The Nativist Theory
3.  The Interactionist Theory


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