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Bilingualism & multilingualism books

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Literacy, Storytelling and Bilingualism in Asian Classrooms by Alice Sterling Honig Literacy, Storytelling and Bilingualism in Asian Classrooms

Contrary to previously held beliefs that bilingualism wonder hinder cognitive and language development in children, research has shown that bilingual children show enhanced cognitive flexibility and an ability to better focus their attention. This book explores both emergent literacy and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/11/2017

Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes by Lindy (University of Sydney, Australia) Woodrow Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes
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Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes is an accessible and practical introduction to the theory and practice of developing ESP courses across a range of disciplines. The book covers the development of courses from needs analysis to assessment...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes by Lindy (University of Sydney, Australia) Woodrow Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes
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Introducing Course Design in English for Specific Purposes is an accessible and practical introduction to the theory and practice of developing ESP courses across a range of disciplines. The book covers the development of courses from needs analysis to assessment...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2017

Restrictive Language Policy in Practice English Learners in Arizona by Amy J. Heineke Restrictive Language Policy in Practice English Learners in Arizona

Arizona's monolingual and prescriptive approach to teaching English continues to capture international attention. This book examines the experiences of those involved in Arizona's language policy on a daily basis, highlighting the importance of local perspectives as well as preparing and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Research on Reflective Practice in TESOL A Review and Appraisal by Thomas S. C. Farrell Research on Reflective Practice in TESOL A Review and Appraisal

In this detailed analysis of recent research related to encouraging reflective practices in TESOL, the author examines the studies through his reflective practice framework-an approach that is both 'reflective' and 'reflexive' and also a response to criticisms that some forms...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2017

Research on Reflective Practice in TESOL A Review and Appraisal by Thomas S. C. Farrell Research on Reflective Practice in TESOL A Review and Appraisal

In this detailed analysis of recent research related to encouraging reflective practices in TESOL, the author examines the studies through his reflective practice framework-an approach that is both 'reflective' and 'reflexive' and also a response to criticisms that some forms...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Learning from Latino English Language Learners Critical Teacher Education by Pablo Ramirez Learning from Latino English Language Learners Critical Teacher Education


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Languages in the Malaysian Education System Monolingual strands in multilingual settings by Asmah Haji (University of Malaya, Malaysia) Omar Languages in the Malaysian Education System Monolingual strands in multilingual settings
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This book provides an overview of language education in Malaysia, covering topics such as the evolution of the education system from pre-independence days to the present time, to the typology of schools, and the public philosophy behind every policy made...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

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Bilingual Childcare Hitches, Hurdles and Hopes by Victoria Benz Bilingual Childcare Hitches, Hurdles and Hopes

This ethnographic study explores aspects of institutional bilingual education in the early childhood sector. It provides contemporary research on the provision and practice of language teaching in the pre-primary sector and sheds light on the reception of bilingual education as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Critical Perspectives on Codeswitching in Classroom Settings Language Practices for Multilingual Teaching and Learning by Jeff MacSwan Critical Perspectives on Codeswitching in Classroom Settings Language Practices for Multilingual Teaching and Learning

This integrated and cutting-edge overview of codeswitching from sociolinguistic, linguistic, and educational perspectives examines language mixing in teaching and learning contexts from a variety of theoretical perspectives. The focus is on classroom settings- the pedagogical consequences of codeswitching for teaching...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

An Introduction to Multilingualism Language in a Changing World by Florian (Senior Professor, IN-EAST Institute, University of Duisberg-Essen) Coulmas An Introduction to Multilingualism Language in a Changing World
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This book offers an introduction to the many facets of multilingualism in a changing world, bringing in approaches from linguistics, sociology, history, political philosophy, and psychology. It provides the basic tools to analyse different kinds of multilingualism, and suggests questions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

An Introduction to Multilingualism Language in a Changing World by Florian (Senior Professor, IN-EAST Institute, University of Duisberg-Essen) Coulmas An Introduction to Multilingualism Language in a Changing World
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This book offers an introduction to the many facets of multilingualism in a changing world, bringing in approaches from linguistics, sociology, history, political philosophy, and psychology. It provides the basic tools to analyse different kinds of multilingualism, and suggests questions...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

21st Century Pre-school Bilingual Education by Mila (Oranim Academic College of Education, Israel.) Schwartz 21st Century Pre-school Bilingual Education
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In this volume, the editors aim to offer a timely focus on preschool bilingual education in the 21st century by drawing attention to the following trends: (1) the diversity of language models and their hybrid, dynamic and flexible nature; (2)...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/01/2018

Supporting the Professional Development of English Language Teachers Facilitative Mentoring by Melissa K. (Ningxia University, China and founder of LEAPAsia) Smith, Marilyn (University of Auckland, New Zealand) Lewis Supporting the Professional Development of English Language Teachers Facilitative Mentoring
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Applying the principles of facilitative teaching to mentorship, this book brings together well-established knowledge about mentoring with the experiences and ideas of mentors in the field to advance and support the professional development of language teachers. Recognizing the impact of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/01/2018

Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning Complexities Across Contexts by Julie Choi Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning Complexities Across Contexts

Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning provides a close look into the possibilities and constraints in taking up a plurilingual stance within the unique dynamics that constitute particular spaces of teaching and learning across a range of educational settings, age groups,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/01/2018

Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning Complexities Across Contexts by Julie Choi Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning Complexities Across Contexts

Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning provides a close look into the possibilities and constraints in taking up a plurilingual stance within the unique dynamics that constitute particular spaces of teaching and learning across a range of educational settings, age groups,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

The Multilingual Citizen Towards a Politics of Language for Agency and Change by Lisa Lim The Multilingual Citizen Towards a Politics of Language for Agency and Change

In this ground-breaking collection of essays, the authors develop a notion of Linguistic Citizenship, highlighting practices whereby vulnerable speakers themselves exercise control over language, and detailing ways in which alternative voices can be inserted into processes and structures that often...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

The Multilingual Citizen Towards a Politics of Language for Agency and Change by Lisa Lim The Multilingual Citizen Towards a Politics of Language for Agency and Change

In this ground-breaking collection of essays, the authors develop a notion of Linguistic Citizenship, highlighting practices whereby vulnerable speakers themselves exercise control over language, and detailing ways in which alternative voices can be inserted into processes and structures that often...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

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Crosslinguistic Influence and Distinctive Patterns of Language Learning Findings and Insights from a Learner Corpus by Anne Golden Crosslinguistic Influence and Distinctive Patterns of Language Learning Findings and Insights from a Learner Corpus

This book details patterns of language use found in the writing of adult learners of Norwegian as a second language (L2). Each study draws its data from the same corpus of L2 Norwegian texts and examines the learners' use of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes by Jeanette (University at Albany, State University of New York, USA) Altarriba An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes
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Originally published as An Introduction to bilingualism, 2008.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes by Jeanette (University at Albany, State University of New York, USA) Altarriba An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes
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Originally published as An Introduction to bilingualism, 2008.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

Taking Chinese to the World Language, Culture and Identity in Confucius Institute Teachers by Wei Ye Taking Chinese to the World Language, Culture and Identity in Confucius Institute Teachers

In this book the author explores the work and living experiences of Confucius Institute Chinese teachers in the UK, how they interpret and make sense of their sojourning experience, and how this context and the wider globalised social environment have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2017

The Handbook of Bilingual and Multilingual Education by Wayne E. Wright, Sovicheth Boun, Ofelia Garcia The Handbook of Bilingual and Multilingual Education
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The Handbook of Bilingual and Multilingual Education presents the first comprehensive international reference work of the latest policies, practices, and theories related to the dynamic interdisciplinary field of bilingual and multilingual education.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Introducing Multilingualism A Social Approach by Jean Jacques Weber, Kristine Horner Introducing Multilingualism A Social Approach
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Introducing Multilingualism is a comprehensive and user-friendly introduction to the dynamic field of multilingualism. Adopting a compelling social and critical approach and covering important social and educational issues, the authors expertly guide readers through the established theories, leading them to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Introducing Multilingualism A Social Approach by Jean Jacques Weber, Kristine Horner Introducing Multilingualism A Social Approach
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Introducing Multilingualism is a comprehensive and user-friendly introduction to the dynamic field of multilingualism. Adopting a compelling social and critical approach and covering important social and educational issues, the authors expertly guide readers through the established theories, leading them to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/08/2017

Bilingual Learners and Social Equity Critical Approaches to Systemic Functional Linguistics by Ruth Harman Bilingual Learners and Social Equity Critical Approaches to Systemic Functional Linguistics

This volume explores how educators conceptualized and implemented critical approaches to systemic functional linguistics that support bilingual students in appropriating and challenging dominant knowledge domains in K-16 contexts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

Teaching Second Language Writing by Charlene (Michigan State University, USA) Polio Teaching Second Language Writing
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This module explores the purposes of and methods for teaching second language writing. Engaging and accessible, Teaching Second Language Writing is organized into three sections that mainly focus on activities, approaches and real-life writing tasks and genres that are the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/08/2017

The Complex and Dynamic Languaging Practices of Emergent Bilinguals by Mileidis Gort The Complex and Dynamic Languaging Practices of Emergent Bilinguals

This expanded edition of the International Multilingual Research Journal's recent special issue on translanguaging - or the dynamic, normative languaging practices of bilinguals - presents a powerful, comprehensive volume on current scholarship on this topic. Translanguaging can be understood from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Interviewing for Language Proficiency Interaction and Interpretation by Steven J. Ross Interviewing for Language Proficiency Interaction and Interpretation

This book analyses oral proficiency interviews, a mainstay of second language speaking proficiency assessment for several decades. This innovative book will appeal to students and scholars of language assessment, conversation and discourse analysts, as well as practitioners and providers of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Growing Old with Two Languages Effects of Bilingualism on Cognitive Aging by Ellen (York University, Toronto) Bialystok Growing Old with Two Languages Effects of Bilingualism on Cognitive Aging
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This collection brings together two areas of research that are currently receiving great attention in both scientific and public spheres: cognitive aging and bilingualism. With ongoing media focus on the aging population and the need for activities to forestall cognitive...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2017

Growing Old with Two Languages Effects of Bilingualism on Cognitive Aging by Ellen (York University, Toronto) Bialystok Growing Old with Two Languages Effects of Bilingualism on Cognitive Aging
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This collection brings together two areas of research that are currently receiving great attention in both scientific and public spheres: cognitive aging and bilingualism. With ongoing media focus on the aging population and the need for activities to forestall cognitive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

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