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  1. Teaching and Researching: Speaking

    2nd Edition

    By Rebecca Hughes

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Speaking is a dynamic, interpersonal process and one that strongly influences how we are perceived by others in a range of formal and everyday contexts. Despite this, speaking is often researched and taught as if it is simply writing delivered in a different mode. In Teaching and Researching...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Teaching and Researching: Motivation

    2nd Edition

    By Zoltan Dornyei, Ema (University Of Warwick) 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...

    Published July 28th 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Discourse of Teaching Practice Feedback

    A Corpus-Based Investigation of Spoken and Written Modes

    By Fiona Farr

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    In this book, Farr examines the spoken and written language of post-observation teaching-practice feedback on teacher education programs. To do so, she draws upon theories from discourse analysis, conversation analysis, and pragmatics to frame the analysis of feedback meetings and written tutor...

    Published July 25th 2010 by Routledge

  4. 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 4rd 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...

    Published June 30th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Teaching & Researching: Computer-Assisted Language Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Ken Beatty

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Computers play a crucial and rapidly evolving role in education, particularly in the area of language learning. Far from being a tool mimicking a textbook or teacher, Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) has the power to transform language learning through the pioneering application of...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Teaching and Learning Pragmatics

    Where Language and Culture Meet

    By Noriko Ishihara, Andrew D. Cohen

    An understanding of sociocultural context is crucial in second language learning – yet developing this awareness often poses a real challenge to the typical language learner. This book is a practical language teachers’ guide that focuses on how to teach socially and culturally appropriate...

    Published May 19th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Academic Writing in a Global Context

    The Politics and Practices of Publishing in English

    By Theresa Lillis, Mary Jane Curry

    Academic Writing in a Global Context addresses the issue of the pressure on academics worldwide to produce their work in English in scholarly publishing, and why the growth of the use of academic English matters. Drawing on an eight year ‘text-ethnographic’ study of the experiences of fifty...

    Published April 25th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    Published November 25th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Literacy in Times of Crisis

    Practices and Perspectives

    Edited by Laurie MacGillivray

    "Fresh, provocative, timely, and important, this volume extends the field of sociocultural literacies in new directions."--Marjorie Faulstich Orellana, University of California, Los Angeles On the frontline of critical issues in education today, this book covers new ground for teachers and teacher...

    Published November 9th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Literacy and Power

    By Hilary Janks

    Series: Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

    Hilary Janks addresses key questions about literacy and power in this landmark text that is both engaging and accessible. Her central argument is that competing orientations to critical literacy education - domination (power), access, diversity, design - foreground one over the other, but are...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge