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  1. Motivational Currents in Language Learning

    Frameworks for Focused Interventions

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Alastair Henry, Christine Muir

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Building on the work of Zoltán Dörnyei, world authority in the field of learner motivation, this book introduces a new conceptualization of motivation—Directed Motivational Currents. Based on innovative theory about creating optimal psychological conditions for language learning to take place, the...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Motivating Learning

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Jill Hadfield

    Series: Research and Resources in Language Teaching

    Motivation is a vital element in learning, and the most commonly cited explanation for success or failure in language learning. Jill Hadfield and Zoltán Dörnyei present a new theory of motivation centred around the notion of the "˜Ideal Future Language Self", arguing that if students have a rich...

    Published April 17th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Christian Faith and English Language Teaching and Learning

    Research on the Interrelationship of Religion and ELT

    Edited by Mary Shepard Wong, Carolyn Kristjansson, Zoltan Dornyei

    Ideological and educational-political aspects of the link between language and faith—especially between Global English and Christianity—is a topic of growing interest in the field of English language teaching. This book explores the possible role and impact of teachers’ and students’ faith in the...

    Published November 5th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Teaching and Researching: Motivation

    2nd Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Ema Ushioda

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Cultivating motivation is crucial to a language learner's success - and therefore crucial for the language teacher and researcher to understand. This fully revised edition of a groundbreaking work reflects the dramatic changes the field of motivation research has...

    Published July 28th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Questionnaires in Second Language Research

    Construction, Administration, and Processing, 2nd Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Tatsuya Taguchi

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Questionnaires in Second Language Research: Construction, Administration, and Processing is the first guide in the second language field devoted to the question of how to produce and use questionnaires as reliable and valid research instruments. It offers a thorough overview of the theory of...

    Published November 17th 2009 by Routledge

  6. The Psychology of the Language Learner

    Individual Differences in Second Language Acquisition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Research results over the past decades have consistently demonstrated that a key reason why many second language learners fail--while some learners do better with less effort--lies in various learner attributes such as personality traits, motivation, or language aptitude. In psychology, these...

    Published November 29th 2005 by Routledge

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