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  1. Varied Voices

    On Language and Literacy Learning

    By Linda Lonon Blanton

    "I can say with certainty that this book will add a compelling sense of depth and texture to the existing body of research in first and second language literacy." --Patricia Richard-Amato, California State University at Los Angeles Varied Voices is an ethnographic study of language and literacy...

    Published August 30th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Language and Politics in the United States and Canada

    Myths and Realities

    Edited by Thomas K. Ricento, Barbara Burnaby

    This volume critically analyzes and explains the goals, processes, and effects of language policies in the United States and Canada from historical and contemporary perspectives. The focus of this book is to explore parallel and divergent developments in language policy and language rights in the...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Routledge

  3. Adult Esl

    Politics, Pedagogy, and Participation in Classroom and Community Programs

    Edited by Trudy Smoke

    The essays in this book focus on political strategies, pedagogical models, and community programs that enable adult ESL learners to become vital members of North American society. This is particularly important in our present time of contraction and downsizing in the education of non-native...

    Published January 1st 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Generative Study of Second Language Acquisition

    Edited by Suzanne Flynn, Gita Martohardjono, Wayne O'Neil

    The vast majority of work in theoretical linguistics from a generative perspective is based on first language acquisition and performance. The vast majority of work on second language acquisition is carried out by scholars and educators working within approaches other than that of generative...

    Published January 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  5. Conversations of the Mind

    The Uses of Journal Writing for Second-Language Learners

    By Rebecca William Mlynarczyk

    Asking students to write journals that reflect on their learning has become a widespread pedagogical practice in recent years. However, the scholarly literature does not address certain key questions about how journal writing aids learning: * Is there something inherent in journal writing that...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Multilingual Self

    An Inquiry Into Language Learning

    By Natasha Lvovich

    This book relates the author's stories about how languages have integrated her being, and defined and formed her sense of self. The idea of writing autobiographical stories of her multilingual life came from her long-term commitment to foreign language teaching and from a recent, extremely rich and...

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. Tutorials in Bilingualism

    Psycholinguistic Perspectives

    Edited by Annette M.B. de Groot, Judith F. Kroll

    The past fifteen years have witnessed an increasing interest in the cognitive study of the bilingual. A major reason why psychologists, psycholinguists, applied linguists, neuropsychologists, and educators have pursued this topic at an accelerating pace presumably is the acknowledgment by...

    Published April 1st 1997 by Psychology Press

  8. Second Language Classroom Research

    Issues and Opportunities

    Edited by Jacquelyn Schachter, Susan M. Gass

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    In an attempt to fill the gap left by the many published studies on classroom second language research, this book explores a variety of human, social, and political issues involved in the carrying out of such studies. Many journals are chock-full of the results of classroom research, with evidence...

    Published April 1st 1996 by Routledge

  9. Language Processing in Spanish

    Edited by Manuel Carreiras, Jos‚ E. Garc¡a-Albea, N£ria Sebasti n-Gall‚s, Jose E. Garcia-Albea, Nuria Sebastian-Galles

    This book presents a set of contributions to the current flow of psycholinguistic research, with new and challenging data gathered from Spanish that may illuminate issues about the generality of language processing models. Although it is possible to find a considerable amount of papers on...

    Published March 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  10. Building Communities of Learners

    A Collaboration Among Teachers, Students, Families, and Community

    By Sudia Paloma McCaleb

    This popular text shows how teachers can create partnerships with parents and students that facilitate participation in the schools while also validating home culture and family concerns and aspirations. It reflects current research and theory in several areas related to literacy development,...

    Published May 1st 1995 by Routledge