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Forthcoming Language and Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Diagnosis of Reading in a Second or Foreign Language

    By J. Charles Alderson, Eeva-Leena Haapakangas, Ari Huhta, Lea Nieminen, Riikka Ullakonoja

    Series: New Perspectives on Language Assessment Series

    The Diagnosis of Reading in a Second or Foreign Language explores the implications of language assessment research on classroom-based assessment practices by providing an in-depth look at the little-examined field of diagnosis in second and foreign language reading. This volume examines the...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Researching Pedagogic Tasks

    Second Language Learning, Teaching, and Testing

    By Martin Bygate, Peter Skehan, Merrill Swain

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    Researching Pedagogic Tasks brings together a series of empirical studies into the use of pedagogical tasks for second language learning, with a view to better understanding the structure of tasks, their impact on students, and their use by teachers. The volume starts with an introduction to the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics

    4th Edition

    By Jack C. Richards, Richard W. Schmidt

    This best-selling dictionary is now in its 4th edition. Specifically written for students of language teaching and applied linguistics, it has become an indispensible resource for those engaged in courses in TEFL, TESOL, applied linguistics and introductory courses in general...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Teaching and Researching Writing

    2nd Edition

    By Ken Hyland

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    This book provides an authoritative, readable and up-to-date guide to the major themes and developments in current writing theory, research and teaching. Written in a clear, accessible style, it covers theoretical and conceptual issues, addresses current questions and shows how research has fed...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Teaching and Researching: Motivation

    2nd Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Ema Ushioda

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Cultivating motivation is crucial to a language learner's success - and therefore crucial for the language teacher and researcher to understand. This fully revised edition of a groundbreaking work reflects the dramatic changes the field of motivation research has...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Teaching and Researching: Reading

    2nd Edition

    By William Peter Grabe, Fredricka L. Stoller

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Teaching and Researching Reading was first written to help language professionals understand the complex nature of reading. Now in a thoroughly updated and improved second edition, the book expands connections from research on reading to instructional practices and teacher-initiated action research...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Talking About Language Assessment: The LAQ Interviews

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Series: New Perspectives on Language Assessment Series

    Talking About Language Assessment is the first book to take an interview-based approach to the history of language assessment. This collection consists of interviews originally featured in Language Assessment Quarterly with renowned language assessment experts. Contextualized with commentary by the...

    To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Language, Literacy and Diversity

    Moving Words

    Edited by Christopher Stroud, Mastin Prinsloo

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

    Language, Literacy and Diversity brings together researchers who are leading the innovative and important re-theorization of language and literacy in relation to social mobility, multilingualism and globalization. The volume examines local and global flows of people, language and literacy in...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 complexities of the multiple discourses, texts and voices that are embedded in teaching and learning materials from different language contexts. Each chapter addresses important issues related to what constitutes "legitimate knowledge", the politics of learning materials,...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Exploring Digital Communication

    Language in Action

    By Caroline Tagg

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those beginning postgraduate studies, or taking an introductory MA course as well as advanced undergraduates. Titles in the series are...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge