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Caregiver–child verbal interactions in child care: A buffer against poor language outcomes when maternal language input is less.

Vernon-Feagans, Lynne; Bratsch-Hines, Mary E.
Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 28 (4): 858-873 (2013)

DOI: 10.1016/j.ecresq.2013.08.002 Information about DOI

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Highlights: Examined the language by mother in a picturebook task with her child in the home. Examined caregiver–child language in the child care setting. Caregiver–child language interactions buffered children against poor language when mothers used lower levels of language.

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