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#3 Advantage/Disadvantage of Having a Bilingual Brain

During their video lectures and the live talk, Ellen Bialystok (Distinguished Research Professor of Psychology and Walter Gordon Research Chair of Lifespan Cognitive Development at York University of Toronto) and Jason Rothman (Professor of Linguistics at the UiT the Arctic University of Norway and Senior Researcher in Cognitive Science at Universidad Nebrija in Spain) deal with bilingualism and its advantages and disadvantages for the human brain.

Alice Roberts

Protective Effects of Bilingualism on Aging Brains

Ellen Bialystok

Contextualizing Bilingualism: Focus on Mind and Brain

Jason Rothman