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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 348 new and published books in the subject of Bilingualism / ESL — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The Psychology of the Language Learner Revisited

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Stephen Ryan

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Over the past decade, the focus of inquiry into the psychology of SLA has shifted from the analysis of various characteristics within individuals towards a greater consideration of individuals’ dynamic interactions with diverse contexts. This revisit of the bestselling The Psychology of the...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Language, Ideology and Education

    The politics of textbooks in language education

    Edited by Xiao Lan Curdt-Christiansen, Csilla Weninger

    Series: Routledge Research in Language Education

    This book examines the role textbooks play in the teaching of dominant and non-dominant (first and foreign) languages in a range of cultural contexts worldwide. Each chapter addresses important issues related to what constitutes "legitimate knowledge", the politics of learning materials, global...

    Published April 17th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Teaching ELLs to Read

    Strategies to Meet the Common Core, K-5

    By Paul Boyd-Batstone

    In this essential book from ELL-expert Paul Boyd-Batstone, you’ll find out how to teach reading while keeping in mind the unique needs of English language learners. You’ll learn best practices and differentiated strategies for each domain of the Common Core Foundational Reading Skills, including...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Internationalizing the Curriculum

    By Betty Leask

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    The drive to internationalize higher education has seen the focus shift in recent years towards its defining element, the curriculum. As the point of connection between broader institutional strategies and the student experience, the curriculum plays a key role in the success or failure of the...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Secondary School English Education in Asia

    From policy to practice

    Edited by Bernard Spolsky, Kiwan Sung

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Continuing on from the previously published Primary School English-Language Education in Asia: From Policy to Practice (Moon & Spolsky, 2012), this book compiles the proceedings which took place at the 2011 annual conference of AsiaTEFL which took place in Seoul, Korea. It surveys the current...

    Published April 9th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Adult Language Education and Migration

    Challenging agendas in policy and practice

    Edited by James Simpson, Anne Whiteside

    Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are...

    Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Identity-Focused ELA Teaching

    A Curriculum Framework for Diverse Learners and Contexts

    By Richard Beach, Anthony Johnston, Amanda Haertling Thein

    Countering the increased standardization of English language arts instruction requires recognizing and fostering students’ unique identity construction across different social and cultural contexts. Drawing on current sociocultural theories of identity construction, this book posits that students...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. A History of Applied Linguistics

    From 1980 to the present

    By Kees de Bot

    How has Applied Linguistics been defined and how has the field of Applied Linguistics developed over the last 30 years? Who were the leaders that pushed the agenda? What are the core publications in the field? Who are the authors that have been cited most and how is that related to leadership? What...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Effective Curriculum for Teaching L2 Writing

    Principles and Techniques

    By Eli Hinkel

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Effective Curriculum for Teaching L2 Writing sets out a clear big picture for curricular thinking about L2 writing pedagogy and offers a step-by-step guide to curriculum design with practical examples and illustrations. Its main purpose is to help pre-service and practicing teachers design courses...

    Published March 11th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Primary School English-Language Education in Asia

    From Policy to Practice

    Edited by Bernard Spolsky, Young-in Moon

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    In Asia, English is no longer a foreign language but a key resource for education, government, business and the general public. Whereas thirty years ago, British and American experts believed that the best way to improve the quality of English teaching was to cancel any programs below the secondary...

    Published March 5th 2015 by Routledge