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Forthcoming Bilingualism - Second Language Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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, Alison Mackey and Sue Gass 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 July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Motivational Currents in Language Learning

    Frameworks for Focused Interventions

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Alastair Henry, Christine Muir

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Building on Zoltán Dörnyei’s authoritative work in the field of learner motivation, this book introduces a new conceptualization—Directed Motivational Currents (DMCs)—and sets out the defining aspects of what they are, what they are not, and how they are related to language learning motivation....

    To Be Published September 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Language and Superdiversity

    Edited by Karel Arnaut, Jan Blommaert, Ben Rampton, 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 November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Reading in a Second Language

    Cognitive and Psycholinguistic Perspectives

    By Xi Chen, Vedran Dronjic, Rena Helms-Park

    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 December 4th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Children's Literacy Development

    A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Learning to Read and Write, 2nd Edition

    By Catherine McBride

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    In the thoroughly updated second edition of this unique book, Catherine McBride examines how the languages we know help structure the process of becoming literate. Taking an ecological and distinctively cross-cultural perspective, the book looks at reading and writing development and impairment...

    To Be Published December 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Language and Power in Schooling

    Ideologies in Practice

    By Carolyn Wendy McKinney

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    Around the world, children from non-dominant groups who speak minority languages, including the majority of children in Anglophone post-colonial contexts, are recast as linguistically deficient. This injustice is reflected in the fields of sociolinguistics and applied linguistics where recent...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Grammar Instruction and Second Language Development

    Bridging the Socio-Cognitive Divide in Theory and in Practice

    By Paul D. Toth

    Grammar Instruction and Second Language Development presents a theoretical and practical framework for how classroom instruction may affect learners’ linguistic development in a second language. It will push opposing theoretical positions toward greater accountability to the realities that...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. 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 April 15th 2016 by Routledge