Encyclopedia of Language Development.
Edited by Patricia J. Brooks and Vera Kempe.
Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2014.
Over 200 articles cover the breadth of theory and research on language development from birth through adulthood, as well as their practical application. All articles (signed and authored by key figures in the field) conclude with cross reference links and suggestions for further reading.; Appendices include a Resource Guide with annotated lists of classic books and articles, journals, associations, and web sites; a Glossary of specialized terms; and a Chronology offering an overview and history of the field.