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  1. Case Study Research in Applied Linguistics

    By Patricia Duff

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Case studies of individual language learners are a valuable means of illustrating issues connected with learning, using, and in some cases, losing another language. Yet, even though increasing numbers of graduate students and scholars conduct research using case studies or mix quantitative and...

    Published October 4th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Adult Biliteracy

    Sociocultural and Programmatic Responses

    Edited by Klaudia M. Rivera, Ana Huerta-Macias

    Offering an in-depth view of adult literacy/biliteracy by merging two fields—adult literacy and English as a Second Language—this volume brings to the forefront linguistic, demographic, sociocultural, workforce, familial, academic, and other issues surrounding the development of...

    Published August 31st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Undergraduates in a Second Language

    Challenges and Complexities of Academic Literacy Development

    By Ilona Leki

    This is the first book-length study of bilingual, international, and immigrant students in English writing courses that attempts to fully embed their writing experiences within the broader frame of their personal histories, the human context of their development, and the disciplinary contexts of...

    Published June 11th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Research on Politeness in the Spanish-Speaking World

    Edited by Maria Elena Placencia, Carmen Garcia-Fernandez

    One of the main contributions of this important book is that it offers a thorough survey of the theoretical and empirical developments that have occurred in the area of (im)politeness in the different regions of the Spanish-speaking world, gathering together overviews by distinguished scholars.&...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Language Policy, Culture, and Identity in Asian Contexts

    Edited by Amy B.M. Tsui, James W. Tollefson

    Bringing together scholarship on issues relating to language, culture, and identity, with a special focus on Asian countries, this volume makes an important contribution in terms of analyzing and demonstrating how language is closely linked with crucial social, political, and economic forces,...

    Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Theories in Second Language Acquisition

    An Introduction

    Edited by Bill VanPatten, Bill VanPatten, Jessica Williams, Jessica Williams

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Theories in Second Language Acquisition surveys the major theoretical approaches currently used in second language acquisition (SLA) research, providing a systematic and coherent presentation in a single source. Each chapter follows a consistent chapter model constructed around the same set of...

    Published September 26th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Literacy and Bilingualism

    A Handbook for ALL Teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Maria Estela Brisk, Margaret M. Harrington

    This handbook applies proven techniques, derived from bilingual/bicultural classrooms, to teaching literacy in the twenty-first century. Its goal is to help teachers increase their understanding of bilingual learners in order to maximize instruction. Teachers can use this handbook to expand their...

    Published August 29th 2006 by Routledge

  8. English-Only Instruction and Immigrant Students in Secondary Schools

    A Critical Examination

    By Lee Gunderson

    This book is for teachers, teacher educators, school and district administrators, policy makers, and researchers who want to know about literacy, cultural diversity, and students who speak little or no English. It offers a rich picture of the incredible diversity of students who enter secondary...

    Published August 16th 2006 by Routledge

  9. English L2 Reading

    Getting to the Bottom, 2nd Edition

    By Barbara M. Birch

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    English L2 Reading: Getting to the Bottom, Second Edition remains a comprehensive, myth-debunking examination of how L1 features (orthographic system, phonology, morphology) can influence English L2 reading at the “bottom” of the reading process. It provides a thorough but very...

    Published August 15th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters

    Native Speakers in EFL Lessons

    By Jasmine C. M. Luk, Angel M. Y. Lin

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters is about native English speakers teaching English as a global language in non-English speaking countries. Through analysis of naturally occurring dialogic encounters, the authors examine the multifaceted ways in which teachers and students...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge