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Forthcoming Books

  1. Theories in Second Language Acquisition

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Bill VanPatten, Jessica Williams

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    The second edition of Theories in Second Language Acquisition seeks to build on the strengths of the first edition by surveying the major theories currently used in second language acquisition research. This volume is an ideal introductory text for undergraduate and graduate students in SLA and...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Second Language Sentence Processing

    By Alan Juffs, Guillermo A. Rodríguez

    Series: Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition Series

    This addition to the Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition series presents a comprehensive review of the latest research findings on sentence processing in second language acquisition. The book begins with a broad overview of the core issues of second language sentence processing...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Foreign Language Learning

    Psycholinguistic Studies on Training and Retention

    Edited by Alice F. Healy, Lyle E. Bourne, Jr.

    Based on a research project funded by the Army Research Institute, Foreign Language Learning reports original empirical and theoretical research on foreign language acquisition and makes recommendations about applications to foreign language instruction. The ultimate goal of this project was to...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 December 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Teaching and Learning English Grammar

    Research Findings and Future Directions

    Edited by MaryAnn Christison, Donna Christian, Patricia Duff, Nina Spada

    Series: Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

    An important contribution to the emerging body of research-based knowledge about English grammar, this volume presents empirical studies along with syntheses and overviews of previous and ongoing work on the teaching and learning of grammar for learners of English as a second/foreign language. A...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. 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, state-of-the-art research, and commentary. The focus is to show how complexity rather than plurality can serve as a lens through which an equally vast range...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 August 1st 2015 by Routledge