The science of human communication

The Centre for Research on Brain, Language and Music (CRBLM) was established in 2011 to foster interdisciplinary research in the social and neurobiological foundations of human communication, within the domains of language and music. Our long-term objective is to develop insight into the mechanisms the brain uses to make sense out of sound, to identify new and innovative methods to facilitate language and cognitive development, to improve learning skills and to treat disorders of human communication.
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A special edition on the Biology, Cognition and Origins of Musicality

In a special edition of Applied Linguistics, CRBLM members discuss issues and opportunities in bilingualism research.