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  1. Errors and Intelligence in Computer-Assisted Language Learning

    Parsers and Pedagogues

    By Trude Heift, Mathias Schulze

    Series: Routledge Studies in Computer Assisted Language Learning

    This book provides the first comprehensive overview of theoretical issues, historical developments and current trends in ICALL (Intelligent Computer-Assisted Language Learning). It assumes a basic familiarity with Second Language Acquisition (SLA) theory and teaching, CALL and linguistics. It...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Educational Linguistics

    Edited by Nancy H. Hornberger

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    What educational approaches best serve language-minority children? What policies, programmes, and circumstances encourage or contribute to minority-language maintenance? How do we make sense of the ecology of language development and socialization in non-traditional settings? And what is the...

    Published December 21st 2011 by Routledge

  3. English in the World

    History, Diversity, Change

    Edited by Philip Seargeant, Joan Swann

    English in the World: History, Diversity, Change examines the English language as it has developed through history and is used across the globe today. The first half of the book outlines the history of the language from its fifth-century roots through its development as a national, a colonial, and...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Language, Ethnography, and Education

    Bridging New Literacy Studies and Bourdieu

    By Michael Grenfell, David Bloome, Cheryl Hardy, Kate Pahl, Jennifer Rowsell, Brian V Street

    This frontline volume contributes to the social study of education in general and literacy in particular by bringing together in a new way the traditions of language, ethnography, and education. Integrating New Literacy Studies and Bourdieusian sociology with ethnographic approaches to the study of...

    Published October 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Language Teaching

    Integrational Linguistic Approaches

    Edited by Michael Toolan

    Series: Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

    This book demonstrates the relevance of an integrational linguistic perspective to a practical, real-world need, namely the learning of languages. Integrational linguistics’ shunning of both realist and structuralist theories of language, its commitment to an unwavering attention to the perspective...

    Published August 16th 2011 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...

    Published April 21st 2011 by Routledge

  7. Exploring Classroom Discourse

    Language in Action

    By Steve Walsh

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics consists of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, designed for those entering postgraduate studies and language professionals returning to academic study. The books take an innovative "practice to theory"...

    Published March 4th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Teaching and Researching: Autonomy in Language Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Benson

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Autonomy has become a keyword of language policy in education systems around the world, as the importance of independent learning and new technologies has grown. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, Teaching and Researching Autonomy provides an accessible and comprehensive critical...

    Published February 11th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Teaching and Researching: Listening

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Rost

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Teaching and Researching Listening provides a focused, state-of-the-art treatment of the linguistic, psycholinguistic and pragmatic processes that are involved in oral language use, and shows how these processes influence listening in a range of practical contexts. Through understanding the...

    Published January 26th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Language and Learning in the Digital Age

    By James Paul Gee, Elisabeth R. Hayes

    In Language and Learning in the Digital Age, linguist James Paul Gee and educator Elisabeth Hayes deal with the forces unleashed by today’s digital media, forces that are transforming language and learning for good and ill. They argue that the role of oral language is almost always entirely...

    Published January 25th 2011 by Routledge