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Bilingualism & multilingualism books

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An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes by Jeanette Altarriba An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes

Originally published as An Introduction to bilingualism, 2008.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes by Jeanette Altarriba An Introduction to Bilingualism Principles and Processes

Originally published as An Introduction to bilingualism, 2008.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

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: 06/09/2017

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: 06/09/2017

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: 05/09/2017

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. The researchers exhibit a shared commitment to enacting a culturally sustaining SFL...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

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: 24/08/2017

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

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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: 30/09/2017

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: 30/09/2017

Linguistic and Cultural Innovation in Schools The Languages Challenge by Jane Spiro, Eowyn Crisfield Linguistic and Cultural Innovation in Schools The Languages Challenge
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This book presents case studies of five schools engaged in radical change in order to engage with children's home languages and cultures in a more multilingual and inclusive way.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

A New Approach to English Pedagogical Grammar The Order of Meanings by Akira (Kyoto University, Japan) Tajino A New Approach to English Pedagogical Grammar The Order of Meanings
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This book proposes Meaning-order Approach to Pedagogical Grammar (MAP Grammar) as a practical pedagogical approach in ESL and EFL contexts. Teaching grammar through an easy-to-understand three-dimensional model, MAP Grammar establishes the clause as the fundamental unit of English and interprets...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

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

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: 13/11/2017

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: 13/11/2017

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

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

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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. Adopting a mixed-method perspective involving micro-analytic approaches, discourse analysis and quantitative methods such as multi-level modeling and event history analysis, the author focuses...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

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

Conceptualising Integration in CLIL and Multilingual Education by Tarja Nikula Conceptualising Integration in CLIL and Multilingual Education

Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) is a form of education that combines language and content learning objectives. This volume focuses on conceptualising integration, exploring it from three intersecting perspectives concerning curriculum and pedagogic planning, participant perceptions and classroom practices.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Bilingualism in Schools and Society Language, Identity, and Policy by Sarah J. (University of Maryland Baltimore County) Shin Bilingualism in Schools and Society Language, Identity, and Policy

This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Bilingualism in Schools and Society Language, Identity, and Policy by Sarah J. (University of Maryland Baltimore County) Shin Bilingualism in Schools and Society Language, Identity, and Policy

This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research A Problem-Solving Approach by Carsten Roever, Aek Phakiti Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research A Problem-Solving Approach
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Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research introduces approaches to and techniques for quantitative data analysis in second language research, with a primary focus on second language learning and assessment research. It takes a conceptual, problem-solving approach by emphasizing the understanding...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Learning Business English in China The Construction of Professional Identity by Zuocheng Zhang Learning Business English in China The Construction of Professional Identity

This book analyses the learning experiences of students of Business English at a Chinese university. It addresses several topical issues in English for Specific Purposes (ESP) education and Business English teaching, including how ESP students learn, how they develop multiple...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/07/2017

Data-Driven Problem-Solving in International Business Communication Examining the Use of Bilingual Web-Based Tools for Text Production with Advanced English as a Foreign Language Professionals by Alexander M. Zielonka Data-Driven Problem-Solving in International Business Communication Examining the Use of Bilingual Web-Based Tools for Text Production with Advanced English as a Foreign Language Professionals

This study challenges the traditional approach of focusing on English as a foreign language learning in international business settings. The author of this study advocates that the use of bilingual text search engines as a more viable problem-solving tool than...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Multilingualism as a model: Fifty-four years of coexistence of English and French with native languages in Cameroon / Modele de multilinguisme : Cinquante-quatre annees de coexistence de l'anglais et  by Lozzi Martial Meutem Kamtchueng Multilingualism as a model: Fifty-four years of coexistence of English and French with native languages in Cameroon / Modele de multilinguisme : Cinquante-quatre annees de coexistence de l'anglais et

The authors in this volume study various facets of the long-term coexistence of French and English with native languages in Cameroon. Ce collectif etudie sur plusieurs facettes la coexistence de longue date entre le francais, l'anglais et les langues maternelles...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Guia para padres y maestros de ninos bilingues 2.a edicion by Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, Colin Baker Guia para padres y maestros de ninos bilingues 2.a edicion
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En esta clara guia, Alma Flor Ada, Isabel Campoy y Colin Baker, ofrecen una perspectiva realista de las alegrias y dificultades de educar a ninos bilingues y claras respuestas a las preguntas mas frecuentes sobre el tema. Ademas anade secciones...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Guia para padres y maestros de ninos bilingues 2.a edicion by Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, Colin Baker Guia para padres y maestros de ninos bilingues 2.a edicion
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En esta clara guia, Alma Flor Ada, Isabel Campoy y Colin Baker, ofrecen una perspectiva realista de las alegrias y dificultades de educar a ninos bilingues y claras respuestas a las preguntas mas frecuentes sobre el tema. Ademas anade secciones...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

L3 Syntactic Transfer Models, new developments and implications by Tanja (University of Salzburg) Angelovska L3 Syntactic Transfer Models, new developments and implications

This book fills an existing gap in the field of third language acquisition (L3A) by bringing together theoretical, empirical, and practical accounts that contribute to informed teaching practices in multilingual classrooms. The volume is organised into three sections that focus...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

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