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  • Understanding Second Language Acquisition Second Edition
    Understanding Second Language Acquisition Second Edition (English, Paperback) Rod Ellis

    This new, fully updated edition continues to provide an authoritative and highly readable introduction to key areas of theory and research in second language acquisition.

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  • Introducing Second Language Acquisition
    Introducing Second Language Acquisition (English, Paperback) Muriel Saville-Troike, Karen Barto

    Third edition of the leading interdisciplinary introduction to second language acquisition, covering linguistic, psychological and social aspects.

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  • Theories in Second Language Acquisition
    Theories in Second Language Acquisition (English, Paperback) Bill VanPatten

    The second edition of Theories in Second Language Acquisition seeks to build on the strengths of the first edition by surveying the major theories currently used in second language acquisition research. This volume is an ideal introductory text for undergraduate and graduate students in SLA and language teaching. Each chapter focuses on a single theory, written by a leading scholar in the field in...

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  • Why Only Us
    Why Only Us (English, Hardback) Robert C. Berwick, Noam Chomsky

    We are born crying, but those cries signal the first stirring of language. Within a year or so, infants master the sound system of their language; a few years after that, they are engaging in conversations. This remarkable, species-specific ability to acquire any human language -- "the language faculty" -- raises important biological questions about language, including how it has evolved. This...

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  • Second Language Learning and Language Teaching
    Second Language Learning and Language Teaching (English, Paperback) Vivian Cook

    Second Language Learning and Language Teaching provides an introduction to the application of second language acquisition research to language teaching. Assuming no previous background in second language acquisition or language teaching methods, this text begins by providing readers with a concise background in second language acquisition research. The text continues on to offer an examination of...

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  • Exploring Language Pedagogy through Second Language Acquisition Research
    Exploring Language Pedagogy through Second Language Acquisition Research (English, Paperback) Rod Ellis, Natsuko Shintani

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those beginning postgraduate studies, or taking an introductory MA course as well as advanced undergraduates. Titles in the series are also ideal for language professionals returning to academic study....

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  • Second Language Research
    Second Language Research (English, Paperback) Alison Mackey, Susan M. Gass

    Previous edition: Second language research / Alison Mackey, 1st ed., 2005.

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  • Identity and Language Learning
    Identity and Language Learning (English, Paperback) Bonny Norton

    This second edition of Norton's classic text on language learning and identity will bring her ground-breaking ideas to a new generation of students, teachers and researchers. Featuring a comprehensive Introduction and an Afterword by Claire Kramsch, this new edition integrates research, theory and classroom practice.

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  • Sociocultural Theory in Second Language Education
    Sociocultural Theory in Second Language Education (English, Paperback) Merrill Swain, Penny Kinnear

    This textbook introduces the reader to concepts of sociocultural theory, through a series of narratives illuminating key concepts of the theory. This 2nd edition references recent studies that provide important instances of Vygotskian sociocultural theory in second language education and research, as well as questions for collaborative discussion.

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  • Understanding, Evaluating, and Conducting Second Language Writing Research
    Understanding, Evaluating, and Conducting Second Language Writing Research (English, Paperback) Charlene Polio, Debra A. Friedman

    Understanding, Evaluating, and Conducting Second Language Writing Research speaks to the rapidly growing area of second language writing by providing a uniquely balanced approach to L2 writing research. While other books favor either a qualitative or quantitative approach to second language acquisition (SLA) research, this text is comprehensive in scope and does not privilege one approach over the...

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  • Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition
    Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition (English, Paperback) Bill VanPatten, Alessandro G. Benati

    The new edition of Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition defines the key terminology within second language acquisition, and also provides accessible summaries of the key issues within this complex area of study. The final section presents a list of key readings in second language acquisition that signposts the reader towards classic articles and also provides a springboard to further study....

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  • The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties
    The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties (English, Paperback) Judit Kormos

    The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties is the only recent book available to offer a detailed and in-depth discussion of the second language learning processes of students with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs). It summarizes research advances in the fields of cognitive and educational psychology and integrates them with recent studies in the...

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  • The Psychology of the Language Learner Revisited
    The Psychology of the Language Learner Revisited (English, Paperback) Zoltan Dornyei, Stephen Ryan

    Over the past decade, the focus of inquiry into the psychology of SLA has shifted from the analysis of various characteristics within individuals towards a greater consideration of individuals' dynamic interactions with diverse contexts. This revisit of the bestselling The Psychology of the Language Learner reflects on these developments by challenging some of the assumptions upon which the...

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  • Written Corrective Feedback for L2 Development
    Written Corrective Feedback for L2 Development (English, Paperback) John Bitchener, Neomy Storch

    This book considers the potential of written corrective feedback to facilitate second language (L2) development. It draws on cognitive and sociocultural theoretical perspectives and empirical evidence to explore some of the factors that explain why written corrective feedback may or may not lead to L2 development.

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  • Coming Home
    Coming Home (English, Paperback) Michael McCaughan

    Packed with anecdotes and exercises,this is the story of Michael McCaughan's journey through the Irish language - the ups and downs, the breakthroughs and setbacks - and a guide for others anxious to follow in his footsteps and strike out in search of the gra.

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  • Second Language Pragmatics
    Second Language Pragmatics (Paperback) Naoko Taguchi, Carsten Roever

    Taguchi and Roever present the latest developments in second language pragmatics research, combining acquisitional and sociolinguistic perspectives.

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  • Learning Vocabulary in Another Language
    Learning Vocabulary in Another Language (English, Paperback) I. S. P. Nation

    An updated edition of the key reference work in the area of second and foreign language vocabulary studies.

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  • Thought and Language
    Thought and Language (English, Paperback) L. S. Vygotsky

    Since it was introduced to the English-speaking world in 1962, Lev Vygotsky's Thought and Language has become recognized as a classic foundational work of cognitive science. Its 1962 English translation must certainly be considered one of the most important and influential books ever published by the MIT Press. In this highly original exploration of human mental development, Vygotsky analyzes the...

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  • El Espanol y Su Estructura
    El Espanol y Su Estructura (Spanish, Paperback) Silvia Burunat, Angel L Estevez

    El espanol y su estructura, Segunda edicion, es un repaso integro del espanol para estudiantes bilinguees a nivel universitario. Ha sido concebida para hispanohablantes que han vivido en contacto con el idioma pero que no han recibido instruccion formal en la adquisicion de la escritura estandarizada del idioma. Este texto puede usarse en un nivel basico como a nivel intermedio, sin embargo rinde...

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  • Deaf People and Society
    Deaf People and Society (English, Paperback) Irene W. Leigh, Jean F. Andrews

    Deaf People and Society is the only textbook to comprehensively cover psychology, mental health, education, linguistics, and hearing issues as they pertain to deaf people. Rather than a clinical perspective, it takes a psychosocial approach to examining deaf culture. This second edition includes expanded perspectives of multicultural groups and new coverage of cognition, neuroscience,...

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