Through rich, exemplary case studies from teachers and learners, this volume provides practical points on ways in which learners can develop and extend their language skills outside the classroom. The studies, drawing on a wide range of contexts including North and South America, Europe, and the...
To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge
The Selected Works of David Nunan
Series: World Library of Educationalists
This carefully crafted collection provides a snapshot of the evolution of David Nunan‘s theoretical and empirical contributions to the field of second language education over the last 40 years. The volume focuses on the development of his work on second language curricula, and in particular, the...
Published October 18th 2012 by Routledge
Reflective Narratives and the Emergence of Identity
This state-of-the-art exploration of language, culture, and identity is orchestrated through prominent scholars’ and teachers’ narratives, each weaving together three elements: a personal account based on one or more memorable or critical incidents that occurred in the course of learning or using a...
Published March 7th 2010 by Routledge
Towards an Ecology of Language
Series: Language In Social Life
Knowledge and Discourse presents an ecological approach to the study of discourse in social, academic and professional practices. It brings together distinguished scholars from diverse cultures - India, China, Australia, Canada among others - and disciplines - linguistics, anthropology, sociology,...
Published January 14th 2002 by Routledge