Introduction to the special issue
Bowerman, M., & Perdue, C.
Introduction to the special issue. Linguistics, 28
(6), 1131-1133. doi:10.1515/ling.19184.108.40.2061.
This thematic issue contains 11 papers first presented at a conference on The Structure of the Simple Clause in Language Acquisition', held at the Max Planck Institute in Nijmegen from November 9-13, 1987. The issue concentrates on first-language acquisition. Papers on developmental
dysphasia. creolization, and adult language acquisition were also presented at the conference and are being published elsewhere.