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Forthcoming Language and Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Language Testing and Assessment

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Most scholars consider the birth of modern language testing as a field of study to be the year 1961 with the publication of Robert Lado’s book Language Testing and John Carroll’s chapter ‘Fundamental Considerations in Language Testing’. In the decades since it has grown in scope into a deeper and...

    To Be Published April 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published April 16th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rowsell, Kate Pahl

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies offers a comprehensive view of the field of language and literacy studies. With forty-three chapters reflecting new research from leading scholars in the field, the handbook pushes at the boundaries of existing fields and combines with related fields and...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Multimodal Analysis in Academic Settings

    From Research to Teaching

    Edited by Belinda Crawford Camiciottoli, Inmaculada Fortanet-Gómez

    Series: Routledge Studies in Multimodality

    This volume presents innovative research on the multimodal dimension of discourse specific to academic settings, with a particular focus on the interaction between the verbal and non-verbal in constructing meaning. Contributions by experienced and emerging researchers provide in-depth analyses in...

    To Be Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Re-examining Language Testing

    A Philosophical and Social Inquiry

    By Glenn Fulcher

    Re-examining Language Testing explores ideas that form the foundations of language testing and assessment. The discussion is framed within the philosophical and social beliefs that have forged the practices endemic in language education and policy today. From historical and cultural perspectives,...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Reflective Dialogue

    Advising in Language Learning

    By Satoko Kato, Jo Mynard

    Series: Research and Resources in Language Teaching

    Reflective Dialogue presents professional educators with the necessary background and skills to engage in reflective dialogue with language learners effectively. It draws on work in the fields of advising in language learning, reflective practice, sociocultural theory, language learner autonomy,...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Gender Representation in Learning Materials

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Abolaji S. Mustapha, Sara Mills

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    Representations of gender in learning materials convey an implicit message to students about attitudes towards culturally appropriate gender roles for women and men. This collection takes a linguistic approach to exploring theories about gender representation within the sphere of education and...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Humor in the Classroom

    A Guide for Language Teachers and Educational Researchers

    By Nancy Bell, Anne Pomerantz

    Humor in the Classroom provides practical, research-based answers to questions that educational researchers and language teachers might have about the social and cognitive benefits that humor and language play afford in classroom discourse and additional language learning. The book considers the...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Literacy and Education

    Policy, Practice and Public Opinion

    By Uta Papen

    Literacy is a perennial ‘hot topic’ in Britain and other English-speaking countries. Concerns about falling standards and a ‘literacy crisis’ are frequently raised. In response, governments initiate new policies and teaching guidelines. This book addresses the current policies, practices and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge