Department of Psychology
University of California
|Participants:||60 transcripts -- ages 3, 4, 5, 9, and 20|
|Type of Study:||narrative|
|Media type:||no longer available|
These data were gathered in Berkeley, California, by Tanya Renner (child stories) and Virginia Marchman (adult stories), and these researchers should be credited for the use of the data.
Details of the study and referenced to other publications using these data can be found in:
R. A. Berman & D. I. Slobin (1994). Relating events in narrative: A crosslinguistic developmental study. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Marchman, V. (1989). Episodic structure and the linguistic encoding of events in narrative: A study of language acquisition and performance. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.
Renner, T. (1988). Development of temporality in children's narratives. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.
In accordance with TalkBank rules, any use of data from this corpus must be accompanied by at least one of the above references.