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Jean Berko Gleason's Brief But Spectacular take on language

Clip: 01/02/2020 | 3m 54s Video has closed captioning.

Psycholinguist Jean Berko Gleason is a professor emerita at Boston University and a pioneer in the field of children’s language. Even as a child, Berko Gleason loved and connected with language. It also made a big impression on her how much her older brother, who suffered from cerebral palsy, struggled to be understood. Berko Gleason shares her Brief But Spectacular take on language.

Aired: 01/02/20

Rating: NR

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