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  1. Multiple Perspectives on Interaction

    Second Language Research in Honor of Susan M. Gass

    Edited by Alison Mackey, Charlene Polio

    This volume in honor of Susan M. Gass focuses on interaction in second language acquisition from multiple perspectives. International experts in the field of SLA contribute insights and explanations on the interaction approach's compatibility with other theoretical approaches, key empirical...

    Published March 1st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Language as a Local Practice

    By Alastair Pennycook

    Language as a Local Practice addresses the questions of language, locality and practice as a way of moving forward in our understanding of how language operates as an integrated social and spatial activity. By taking each of these three elements – language, locality and practice – and exploring...

    Published February 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  3. Negotiating Language Policies in Schools

    Educators as Policymakers

    Edited by Kate Menken, Ofelia Garcia

    Educators are at the epicenter of language policy in education. This book explores how they interpret, negotiate, resist, and (re)create language policies in classrooms. Bridging the divide between policy and practice by analyzing their interconnectedness, it examines the negotiation of language...

    Published February 17th 2010 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to Applied Linguistics

    2nd Edition

    By Norbert Schmitt

    An Introduction to Applied Linguistics, Second Edition provides a complete, authoritative and up-to-date overview of the state of the field. Each of the 15 chapters offers an extended survey of a central element of Applied Linguistics and is co-authored by two leading international specialists,...

    Published January 28th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Language Testing

    By Dan Douglas

    Series: Understanding Language

    Understanding Language Testing presents an introduction to language tests and the process of test development that starts at the very beginning. Assuming no knowledge of the field, the book promotes a practical understanding of language testing using examples from a variety of languages. While...

    Published December 24th 2009 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Questionnaires in Second Language Research

    Construction, Administration, and Processing, 2nd Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei, Tatsuya Taguchi

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Questionnaires in Second Language Research: Construction, Administration, and Processing is the first guide in the second language field devoted to the question of how to produce and use questionnaires as reliable and valid research instruments. It offers a thorough overview of the theory of...

    Published November 17th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Doing Action Research in English Language Teaching

    A Guide for Practitioners

    By Anne Burns

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This hands-on, practical guide for ESL/EFL teachers and teacher educators outlines, for those who are new to doing action research, what it is and how it works. Straightforward and reader friendly, it introduces the concepts and offers a step-by-step guide to going through an action research...

    Published November 9th 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. Introducing Applied Linguistics

    Concepts and Skills

    By Susan Hunston, David Oakey

    Introducing Applied Linguistics provides in-depth coverage of key areas in the subject, as well as introducing the essential study skills needed for academic success in the field. Introducing Applied Linguistics: • is organised into two Sections: the first introducing Key Concepts in Applied...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Routledge