Table of contents for Children's discourse : person, space and time across languages / Maya Hickmann.

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1. Introduction
Part I. Available Theories and Data: 2. Theoretical issues
3. Crosslinguistic invariants and variations
4. Coherence and cohesion in discourse development
5. Children's marking of information status: referring expressions and clause structure
6. The acquisition of spatial and temporal-aspectual devices
Part II. A Crosslinguistic Study of Children's Narratives: 7. Methodological issues
8. Animate entities
9. Space
10. Time
11. Conclusions

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Language acquisition, Discourse analysis, Narrative, Space and time in language