Clotilde Pontecorvo

List of John Benjamins publications for which Clotilde Pontecorvo plays a role.


Writing Development: An interdisciplinary view

Edited by Clotilde Pontecorvo

[Studies in Written Language and Literacy, 6] 1997. xxxii, 338 pp.
Subjects Language acquisition | Writing and literacy


The paper focuses on arguing and reasoning processes occurring at dinnertime family conversations. Our goal is to highlight the interplay between two sides of argumentative practices: the justification as social need to provide evidences for an assertion; the dialogic function of argumentation… read more
Pontecorvo, Clotilde 1995 Iconicity in Children’s First Written TextsIconicity in Language, Simone, Raffaele (ed.), pp. 277 ff. | Article
Pontecorvo, Clotilde 1994 Emergent literacy and educationFunctional Literacy: Theoretical issues and educational implications, Verhoeven, Ludo (ed.), pp. 333 ff. | Article