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New Ways in Teaching English at the Secondary Level

By: Short, Deborah J (Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, D.C.)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United States, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Inc: 6/Jun/2007

Seller ID: 5796

ISBN: 0939791773


314 The book offers an international collection of best practices that address the particular interests and demands of English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) and English-as-a-Foreign-Language (EFL) teaching at the secondary school level. It includes instructional activities that are created by ESL and EFL teachers and are classroom-tested and student-approved. The activities address all language skills and features of language learning, and involve a range of approaches and ... View more info

Non Language Outcomes in the Adult Migrant English Program

By: Jackson, Elaine

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications:

Seller ID: 9779

ISBN: 1864081600


290mm. , Research Report, No 5 98 Results of a project which considered non-language outcomes in the Adult Migrant English Program, funded by the National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research. Considers outcomes other than purely language and literacy. Includes areas such as learning skills, increases in confidence and motivation, knowledge of the Australian community context and cultural understanding. Argues for the incorporation of these outcomes into te... View more info

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Open Frontiers: Teaching English in an Intercultural Context

By: Jong, Wout de

Price: $9.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Macmillan Education: 1/Nov/1996

Seller ID: 5820

ISBN: 0435241842


128 Discussing English in an intercultural setting, this is one of a series dealing with issues in language teaching for teachers and trainers across Europe, in both state schools and private education. The aims are to bridge the gap between current language-teaching theories and classroom practice, and to share and benefit from the expertise of foreign-language teachers who speak their pupils' mother tongue. (ISBN: 9780435241841 - When referring to this item please quot... View more info

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Operations in English: 55 Natural and Logical Sequences for Language Acquisition

By: Nelson, Gayle & Winters, Thomas

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Pro Lingua Associates:

Seller ID: 9787

ISBN: 0866470743


Supplementary Materials handbook Two An operation is a pair work activity in which students communicate naturally to accomplish a set task step by step. The students try to use language accurately. One gives instructions very clearly; the other follows them exactly. If the first student makes a mistake, the result is usually funny as well as instructive. The activity is effective both in building conversation skills and as a game. (ISBN: 9780866470742 - When referring to... View more info

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Our Stories Series - Phonics and Spelling Resource Book

By: Withers, Paula

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Australia, TAFE Queensland - English Language and Literacy Services: 1/Jan/2018

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 24048

ISBN: 1875880445


The Our Stories Series include sets of readers and teacher’s resources designed to assist in developing literacy skills in adults who have basic speaking proficiency. Each story is based on situations that may be experienced during daily life The Phonics and Spelling Teacher’s Resources workbook does not have an associated reader, but is used in conjunction with worksheets found in the Our Stories Series -Teacher’s Resource Books. The Our Stories Se... View more info

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Oxford Learner's Wordfinder Dictionary

By: Trappes-Lomax, Hugh

Price: $40.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/Aug/1997

Seller ID: 1778

ISBN: 0194313085


234 x 156mm. 538 A resource book which starts from ideas and guides students to the words needed to express them. (ISBN: 9780194313087 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 1778) View more info

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Patterns of Lexis in Text

By: Hoey, Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford UP:

Seller ID: 3322

ISBN: 0194371425


xvii276, 234 x 156mm. , Describing English Language 294 Passages of authentic text are analysed to demonstrate the operations of patterns of lexis across sentence boundaries and over considerable distances within and between texts. These insights are related to a comprehensive theory of language, in which 'lexis' and 'text' are shown to be important levels of language organization. Implications for the teaching of reading and writing are also discussed. First Prize Engl... View more info

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Peer Response in Second Language Writing Classrooms

By: Liu, Jun, Hansen, Jette G.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: United States, The University of Michigan Press: 31/Oct/2002

Seller ID: 6968

ISBN: 0472088084


192 Peer response in which students work together to provide feedback on one another's writing in both written and oral formats through active engagement with each other's progress over multiple drafts, has been discussed in L2 writing literature since the early 1980s. While peer response activities have now become a common feature of L2 writing instruction, much of the research in peer response studies presents conflicting data. There is a need for a comprehensive surve... View more info

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People in Australia's Past - 2nd Ed Audio CD (narration of the stories)

By: Boyer

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boyer Educational Resources:

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 30343

ISBN: 1877074470


'People in Australia's Past - Stories & Activities' contains twenty stories of people who shaped Australian history. Some, like Mary Reibey and James Ruse arrived as convicts with immense difficulties to overcome. On the other hand, women like Elizabeth Macarthur, Elizabeth Macquarie and Caroline Chisholm came as free settlers, and seeing problems in society, set out to bring change and progress.Other history-makers were native born Australians like David Unaipon, Edith ... View more info

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People in Australia's Past - Stories & Activities 2nd Ed

By: Boyer

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boyer Educational Resources:

Seller ID: 30342

ISBN: 1877074462


'People in Australia's Past - Stories & Activities' contains twenty stories of people who shaped Australian history. Some, like Mary Reibey and James Ruse arrived as convicts with immense difficulties to overcome. On the other hand, women like Elizabeth Macarthur, Elizabeth Macquarie and Caroline Chisholm came as free settlers, and seeing problems in society, set out to bring change and progress.Other history-makers were native born Australians like David Unaipon, Edith ... View more info

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People in Australia's Past - Stories & Activities: 2nd Ed Book and Audio CD

By: Boyer

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Boyer Educational Resources:

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 30344

ISBN: 1877074489


'People in Australia's Past - Stories & Activities' contains twenty stories of people who shaped Australian history. Some, like Mary Reibey and James Ruse arrived as convicts with immense difficulties to overcome. On the other hand, women like Elizabeth Macarthur, Elizabeth Macquarie and Caroline Chisholm came as free settlers, and seeing problems in society, set out to bring change and progress.Other history-makers were native born Australians like David Unaipon, Edith ... View more info

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Phonetics For Dummies

By: Katz, William F.

Price: $27.95

Publisher: United States, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 29/Nov/2013

Seller ID: 26105

ISBN: 1118505085


black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures 384 The clear and easy way to understand the science behind speech Phonetics is the scientific study of speech sounds, and deals with how people produce speech and hear specific speech features. Phonetics is a required course for all speech language pathologists and linguists, and is also taken by students of English, Language teaching, Theatre, Voice Acting, Telecommunication, and Forensics. Phonetics For Dumm... View more info

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Picture Prompts Elementary - Intermediate

By: Berwick, Gwen, Thorne, Sydney

Price: $47.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Scholastic: 1/Jan/2003

Seller ID: 15628

ISBN: 1900702274


96 Teachers at UK language schools don't always have time to find photos and pictures to use as resources in the classroom. There is a need for ready-to-use visuals that tie in with specific language points. The book also provides new ways to recycle and consolidate new structures. (ISBN: 9781900702270 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 15628) View more info

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Power and Inequality in Language Education

By: Tollefson, James W.

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 24/Feb/1995

Seller ID: 3306

ISBN: 0521468078


2 tables 222 In Power and Inequality in Language Education, James W. Tollefson assembles the work of twelve scholars who explore the relationship between language policy, wealth, and power. Their original research demonstrates how language planning and education reflect existing inequities in the distribution of economic, political, and social power, and how language policy is used to obtain and maintain power. Articles examine such timely topics as the growth of officia... View more info

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Practice of English Language Teaching 5th Edition with DVD

By: Harmer, Jeremy

Price: $74.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Pearson Education Limited: 2/Apr/2015

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 27972

ISBN: 1447980255


The highly acclaimed Practice of English Language Teaching is the essential guide for teachers of English in a wide range of contexts. The fifth edition has been revised to reflect new developments in language teaching. It explains current pedagogy to teachers who want to access the most relevant ELT practices and incorporate them into their lessons. (ISBN: 9781447980254 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 27972) View more info

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Practicum in TESOL Professional Development Through Teaching Practice

By: Crookes, Graham, Richards, Jack C.

Price: $54.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Oct/2003

Seller ID: 3414

ISBN: 0521529980


5 line figures 318 This book addresses practical teaching matters, including lesson planning, motivation, classroom management, as well as moral and political issues. This is a valuable source book for both teacher educators and classroom teachers. It covers a wide range of key areas, including lesson planning, classroom management, and motivation. It also delves into the moral and political dimensions of teaching. Discussion of these areas is supported by extensive quo... View more info

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Process Syllabus in Action

By: Simmons, Diana

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications:

Seller ID: 9980

ISBN: 1864081872


77 Number seven in the 'Research Report' series by the National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research. Describes the process syllabus in the context of the ESL environment. Examines the process syllabus from the learners' perspective; records learners' views on its advantages and disadvantages; evaluates whether or not this model is a practical alternative to more traditional syllabuses. Includes a glossary and bibliography. Diana Simmonds is an associate lec... View more info

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Professional Perspectives: Talking Business Inclass Speaking Activities for Professional Students. Speaking Activities for Professional Students

By: Sion, Christopher

Price: $46.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Delta Publishing: 1/Jan/2004

Seller ID: 14124

ISBN: 1900783649


Professional Perspectives S.. Speaking Activities for Professional Students 250 (ISBN: 9781900783644 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 14124) View more info

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Project Based Language Teaching with Technology

By: Debski, Robert

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications (National Centre For English Language Teaching and Research): 31/Oct/2006

Seller ID: 12073

ISBN: 174138205X


96 Aimed to help teachers implement project-orientated CALL as well as understand the rationale behind it and the role technology can play in the approach. (ISBN: 9781741382051 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 12073) View more info

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Project Work: Resource Books for Teachers

By: Fried-Booth, Diana L.

Price: $34.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/Jul/2002

Edition: New ed

Seller ID: 2329

ISBN: 0194372251


numerous boxes and halftones 136 This volume provides a wide variety of immediately accessible ideas for projects inside and outside the classroom. Fully updated and revised, the text offers projects which have been designed and tested by teachers from all over the world. Activities can be used with a wide range of levels and age groups and need a minimum of preparation. Each is explained in full - the aims, resources, preparation and implementation, and feedback. The pr... View more info

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Qualitative Inquiry in TESOL

By: Richards, Keith

Price: $62.00

Publisher: United States, Palgrave USA: 15/May/2006

Seller ID: 7821

ISBN: 140390135X


biography 323 Graduate and professional TESOL students will welcome this research methods textbook for undertaking qualitative, naturalistic and action research projects. Uniquely, the book offers a three-level structured progression, suited both to novice and intermediate students with a focus on development as classroom teachers of English, and to advanced students engaged in academic research work in applied linguistics. Every chapter is structured to develop the impo... View more info

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Real I Opener Use of the Internet by Adults with Low Levels of Literacy

By: Hagston, Jan

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Council of Adult Education (CAE): 30/Nov/2004

Seller ID: 7106

ISBN: 1876339381


118 : Use of the Internet by Adults with Low Levels of Literacy (ISBN: 9781876339388 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 7106) View more info

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Reflective Teaching in Second Language Classrooms

By: Richards, Jack C., Lockhart, Charles

Price: $51.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Mar/1994

Seller ID: 3296

ISBN: 052145803X


references 230 This text introduces techniques for teachers to explore their classroom experiences and for critical reflection on teaching practices. This book introduces teachers to techniques for exploring their own classroom experiences. Numerous books deal with classroom observation and research, but this is the first to offer a carefully structured approach to self-observation and self-evaluation. Richards and Lockhart aim to develop a reflective approach to teachin... View more info

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Research Genres Explorations and Applications

By: Swales, John

Price: $60.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Feb/2005

Seller ID: 6900

ISBN: 0521533341


25 line figures 18 tables 324 This book provides a rich and accessible account of genre studies by a world-renowned applied linguist. The hardback edition discusses today's research world, its various configurations of genres, and the role of English within the genres. Theoretical and methodological issues are explored, with a special emphasis on various metaphors of genre. The book is full of carefully worded detail and each chapter ends with suggestions for pedagogic... View more info

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Research Methods in Language Learning

By: Nunan, David

Price: $46.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 26/Jun/1992

Seller ID: 3289

ISBN: 0521429684


52 tables, 14 diagrams 261 Research Methods in Language Learning helps readers understand and critique research. This book is intended to help readers understand and critique research in language learning. It presents a balanced and objective view of a range of methods - including formal experiments, introspective methods, interaction and transcript analysis, ethnography, and case studies. The book is highly accessible and does not assume specialist or technical knowled... View more info

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Roles of Teachers and Learners

By: Wright, Tony

Price: $42.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 18/Jun/1987

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 5985

ISBN: 0194371336


illustrations 176 (ISBN: 9780194371339 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5985) View more info

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Rules, Patterns and Words Grammar and Lexis in English Language Teaching

By: Willis, Dave

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 24/Dec/2003

Seller ID: 1304

ISBN: 0521536197


10 exercises 248 Teachers need a clear description of what constitutes grammar and how it can best be taught in the English language classroom. This book illustrates a new way of describing the grammar of spoken and written English and demonstrates how lexical phrases, frames and patterns provide a link between grammar and vocabulary. These processes and techniques are contextualised within a task-based approach to teaching and learning. Numerous interactive tasks are pr... View more info

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Second Language Acquisition

By: Ellis, Rod

Price: $38.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/Jun/1997

Seller ID: 1433

ISBN: 019437212X


tables 158 In the age of the global village and the world wide web, understanding the way in which people learn languages is of ever increasing importance. This book makes the essentials of this rapidly expanding area of study accessible to readers encountering it for the first time. (ISBN: 9780194372121 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 1433) View more info

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Second Language Classrooms Research on Teaching and Learning

By: Chaudron, Craig, Long, Michael H., Richards, Jack C.

Price: $35.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Dec/1988

Seller ID: 3309

ISBN: 0521339804


Illustrations 240 This important new book provides a critical overview of recent classroom-centered research and its implications for the teaching and learning of languages. Chaudron synthesizes and evaluates crucial research about the way student and teacher behaviours affect language learning and discusses research methods. Second Language Classrooms will be of vital interest to researchers, language teachers, and curriculum specialists, as well as readers with a gener... View more info

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Second Language Conversations

By: Gardner, Rod, Wagner, Johannes

Price: $69.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.: 1/Oct/2005

Seller ID: 11505

ISBN: 0826488005


Illustrations 304 'This collection is the first to consistently adopt Conversation Analysis as an approach to second language interaction. By examining first and second language speakers' participation in a wide range of activities, it challenges the dominant view of 'nonnative speakers' as deficient communicators. Proposing instead to understand second language users' conversational participation as interactional achievement, the book makes a powerful case for 'ethnomet... View more info

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Second Language Pedagogy

By: Prabhu, N.S.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 20/Aug/1987

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 5976

ISBN: 0194370844


Illustrations 160 An ELBS/LPBB edition is available. (ISBN: 9780194370844 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5976) View more info

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Second Language Teacher Education

By: Richards, Jack C., Nunan, David

Price: $40.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 23/Feb/1990

Seller ID: 5835

ISBN: 0521387795


23 tables, 18 line diagrams 356 This text provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages. The paperback edition provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages. It offers valuable ideas on the observation and supervision of classrooms, on self-evaluation by teachers, and on teaching itself. Its emphasis reflects the shift in orientation from teacher training to teacher... View more info

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Second Language Writing Research Insights for the Classroom

By: Kroll, Barbara, Long, Michael H., Richards, Jack C.

Price: $53.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 26/Oct/1990

Seller ID: 3310

ISBN: 0521387787


28 tables, 3 line diagrams 260 This comprehensive collection of thirteen original articles covers the major issues writing teachers face. It systematically sets out the key issues in second language writing instruction to offer both pre-service and in-service teachers a guide to writing instruction grounded in current theory and research. The book includes chapters on approaches to teaching writing, needs analysis, syllabus design, lesson planning, task design, materials... View more info

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Seeking Directions:Training Industry Trainers in a Multilingual Workforce Training Industry Trainers in a Multi-lingual Workplace

By: Virgona, Crina, Morgan, Diane

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Macquarie University: 31/Jul/1995

Seller ID: 7455

ISBN: 1864080507


4 line drawings 120 Second book in the NCELTR Teacher Resource series. Report outlines the work of a team of Adult Migrant English Service teachers and Vehicle Industry Certificate trainers at Ford Motor Vehicle Company. The team took part in the trailing of a model for training industry trainers of trainees from non-English speaking backgrounds. Includes an overview of the project, a session-by-session account, evaluation and recommendations. The author has been involve... View more info

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Self-Access: Resource Books for Teachers

By: Sheerin, Susan

Price: $24.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 28/Sep/1989

Seller ID: 2330

ISBN: 0194370992


black and white illustrations 208 This book is designed to help EFL and ESL teachers with the practicalities involved in setting up and managing self-access study facilities. The first two chapters describe activities that help to overcome problems such as learner-resistance. The remaining chapters contain many ideas and suggestions for activities dealing with the four skills, grammar, vocabulary and social language. It is from the series that gives the classroom teacher... View more info

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Seven Ways of Looking at Language

By: Macaulay, Ronald

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Palgrave Macmillan: 24/Nov/2010

Seller ID: 21303

ISBN: 0230279317


6 graphs, 10 black & white line drawings, 1 maps 216 From the publication of Noam Chomsky's revolutionary Syntactic Structures in 1957, to the counter-revolutions that followed, linguistics has seen many fashions over the years. With new ideas and discoveries constantly challenging the ways we look at language, Ronald Macaulay provides a brief and lively introduction to some of the different approaches linguists have taken to the study of language in all its complexity. ... View more info

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Simulations in Language Teaching

By: Jones, Ken

Price: $4.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 4/Nov/1982

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 5843

ISBN: 0521270456


Illustrations, facsims. 128 A practical book for language teachers planning to use simulations for the first time, or seeking ways to improve their use of the technique. The author gives detailed advice on how to choose a good simulation, how to introduce it effectively, how to run it and monitor the language, and how to follow up the activity. (ISBN: 9780521270458 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5843) View more info

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Social Change and Cultural Transformation in Australia

By: Jamrozik, Adam, Boland, Cathy (University of Sydney), Urquhart, Robert

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 1/Jan/1995

Seller ID: 5842

ISBN: 0521424917


33 tables 277 The face of Australian society has been transformed since World War II with the arrival of more than one hundred different ethnic groups. During the 1980s 'multicultural' became the term used to describe this new society. While hundreds of reports, surveys and books have been devoted to analysing multiculturalism, few studies have looked systematically at the impact of ethnic diversity on Australian culture and institutions.This book looks beyond the rhetor... View more info

Social Self, Global Culture An Introduction to Sociological Ideas

By: Kellehear, Allan

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press Australia: 1/Aug/1996

Seller ID: 5880

ISBN: 0195537408


bibliography 304 This work offers an exciting new approach to introductory sociology. It encourages students to examine themselves as individuals before embarking on the study of community, nation, and the global proceses which have made Australian society. This innovative, lively, and engaging text will introduce new students to a variety of sociological approaches, perspectives, and styles. (ISBN: 9780195537406 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5... View more info

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Sociocultural Theory and Second Language Learning

By: Lantolf, James P.

Price: $71.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/Dec/1999

Seller ID: 5981

ISBN: 0194421600


tables 302 This book represents a major statement of the current research being conducted on the learning of second languages from a sociocultural perspective. The book is divided into a theoretical and an empirical part. Specific topics covered include: learning and teaching languages in the zone of proximal development; L1 mediation in the acquisition of L2 grammar; sociocultural theory as a theory of second language learning; gestural mediation in a second language; a... View more info