Choose a topic that is related to human development that has been discussed in the course text book for the focus of your paper. Then, locate 2 scholarly articles from the APUS library on this topic.

Write a paper which includes these issues:
• What was the purpose of the research/article?
• What were the results or findings of the research?
• What can be concluded from the research? Are there any future recommendations or limitations that were discussed by the authors?
• What impact or potential does this research have in the ‘real world’ lives of everyday people?
• What future directions should research in this area possibly go?

Solution PreviewSolution Preview

This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.

When Noam Chomsky published his book Synctactic Structures, he claimed that language and its acquisition was hard-coded in the human genes (Goldstein, 2011). He proposed the existence of a Language Acquisition Device – a module in the brain that explains the seemingly innate tendency of children to acquire a language at a young age (Chomsky, 1965).

But to what extent is it true that there is only a specific period in an individual’s life that they can acquire a language? In this paper, I will discuss two research papers on second language acquisition.

The first of these papers – ‘Executive and phonological processes in second language acquisition’ (de Abreau et al, 2012) – seeks to examine the existence of a variable that links together the executive process believed to be responsible for the acquisition of a language viz. working memory, phonological short term memory, phonological awareness and proficiency across languages....
$38.00 for this solution

PayPal, G Pay, ApplePay, Amazon Pay, and all major credit cards accepted.

Find A Tutor

View available Psychology - Other Tutors

Get College Homework Help.

Are you sure you don't want to upload any files?

Fast tutor response requires as much info as possible.

Upload a file
Continue without uploading

We couldn't find that subject.
Please select the best match from the list below.

We'll send you an email right away. If it's not in your inbox, check your spam folder.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Live Chats