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Forthcoming Books

  1. Processing Instruction

    Theory, Research, and Commentary

    Edited by Bill VanPatten

    This new book, Processing Instruction: Theory, Research, and Commentary, edited by Bill VanPatten--a pioneer in processing instruction (PI)--is a refreshing presentation of 10 related and not widely available articles that illustrate the role of processing instruction in second language acquisition...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Neurolinguistics of Bilingualism

    An Introduction

    By Franco Fabbro

    This book introduces the reader to both neurolinguistics per se and the neuropsychological aspects of bilingualism. Neurolinguistics may roughly be defined as a subset of neuropsychology, namely the study of the representation and processing of language in the brain. To this effect, the first...

    To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Reading Chinese Script

    A Cognitive Analysis

    Edited by Jian Wang, Hsuan-Chih Chen, Ralph Radach, Albrecht Inhoff

    This volume uses unique properties of Chinese script to focus on morphological analyses during the character and word recognition process, though some of the reported work also pertains to the use of phonological information. In addition, this volume contains work on syntactic and pragmatic...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Ultimate Attainment in Second Language Acquisition

    A Case Study

    By Donna Lardiere

    The first book-length treatment of its type, Ultimate Attainment in Second Language Acquisition is a case study with a solid theoretical grounding that examines the language of an immigrant learner of English, and thereby presents a much needed understanding of the linguistic competence of second...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Second Language Research

    Methodology and Design, 2nd Edition

    By Alison Mackey, Susan M. Gass

    In this second edition of the best-selling Second Language Research, Sue Gass and Alison Mackey continue to guide students step-by-step through conducting the second language research process with a clear and comprehensive overview of the core issues in second language research. Supported by a...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Language and Superdiversity

    Edited by Jan Blommaert, Ben Rampton, Karel Arnaut, Massimiliano Spotti

    A first synthesis of work done in sociolinguistic superdiversity, this volume offers a substantial introduction to the field and the issues and state-of-the-art research papers organized around three themes: Sketching the paradigm, Sociolinguistic complexity, Policing complexity. The focus is to...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Second Language Reading

    Cognitive and Psycholinguistic Perspectives

    By Becky Xi Chen, Rena Helms-Park, Vedran Dronjic

    The book provides a comprehensive overview of the primary factors which shape the development of second language reading skills in children and adolescents. It describes the phenomenon and process of reading in a second language from linguistic, psycholinguistic and cognitive perspectives, while...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Implicit Learning and Second Language Acquisition

    By John Williams, Patrick Rebuschat

    Series: Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition Series

    This book presents a comprehensive review of implicit learning research in cognitive psychology and second langauge acquisition. The volume will feature analysis of the different underlying structures at work in implicit learning research, including basic research paradigms and key issues...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Children's Literacy Development

    A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Learning to Read and Write

    By Catherine Mcbride-Chang

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge